Jason Danieley is a Broadway actor, singer, concert performer and recording artist.
On Broadway, Jason made his debut in the titular role Candide (Theatre World Award and Drama Desk Nomination). He originated the roles of Frederich Kuhn in Kander & Ebb and McNally’s The Visit, Philip Stuckey in Pretty Woman, Aaron Fox in Curtains (Outer Critics Circle Nomination), and Malcolm in The Full Monty (also London’s West End). In Next to Normal, he starred opposite his wife Marin Mazzie. He’s had leading roles in A Tree Grows In Brooklyn and Strike Up The Band (City Center's: Encores!). His Off-Broadway performances include The Trojan Women: A Love Story and world premieres of Dream True by Ricky Ian Gordon and Floyd Collins by Adam Guettel.
Some of his Regional Theatre appearances include four other world premieres; Secondhand Lions, Some Lovers by Burt Bacharach, The Highest Yellow by Michael John LaChiusa (Helen Hayes Award) and Beauty by Tina Landau. Other regional credits include Aristede Forestier in Can-Can at The Papermill Playhouse, George in Chicago Shakespeare Theatre’s production of Sunday In The Park With George (Joseph Jefferson Nomination), Casino Paradise by William Bolcolm, 110 In The Shade (L.A. Garland Award) and Brigadoon (L.A.’s Reprise!).
As a concert soloist, Jason has appeared with many of the country's leading orchestras including the New York, Boston and Philly Pops, L.A. and New York Philharmonics, St. Louis, Grant Park, Ravinia Festival, Utah, Minnesota and Buffalo Symphonies, Orchestra of St. Luke's, American Symphony Orchestra and the BBC Pops Orchestra. Concert highlights include many PBS Great Performances and Live from Lincoln Center television appearances including Enoch Snow in Carousel (NYPhil – Emmy nominated), Ring Them Bells: A Tribute to Kander & Ebb (Jazz @ Lincoln Center: with Chita Rivera and Marin Mazzie), Lt. Cable in South Pacific (Carnegie Hall – Emmy nominated) and Sondheim!: The Birthday Concert (NYPhil – Emmy nominated). Major staged performances of Candide and Of Thee I Sing/Let ‘Em Eat Cake (S.F. Symphony) The Mikado and The Song Of Norway (American Symphony & Collegiate Chorale/Carnegie Hall). In addition to symphony appearances Jason and Marin have performed in most of the prestigious nightclubs around the country in their cabaret concerts of Opposite You and He Said/She Said. Numerous recordings and other credits listed at www.jasondanieley.com