In his interview with The Pickwyck, Daniel N. Durant, currently starring as Moritz in the upcoming Broadway revival of Spring Awakening, shares his experience with Deaf West, when he first became interested in performing and more! Take a look and make sure to catch Daniel, along with his equally talented cast, in Deaf West's Spring Awakening!
First, a couple fun questions to get to know you a little! Where did
you grow up? Can you tell us a little bit about your family?
What is your favorite book and movie?
What are some of your hobbies?
What is your guilty pleasure? (Could be junk food, reality TV, anything!)
You have acted both on screen and on stage, when did this drive to act begin?
Was there a particular experience or individual you met while working
in theater that changed you as an artist?
What is it like working with Deaf West?
You were involved in the Los Angeles production of Spring Awakening as well as the upcoming Broadway revival! How does it feel to be a part of this groundbreaking adaption?
Can you tell us a little bit about your character, Moritz?
What is a favorite memory you have from the Los Angeles production?
For you, what is your favorite scene in the show? (Doesn't have to be
a scene you are in!)
Several cast members from the Los Angeles production are a part of
the Broadway revival. Can you tell us a little about the collaboration
process between the previous cast members and the ones who have
recently joined? What has the rehearsal process been like?
What should people expect when coming to see this production? What would you like audiences to take away after seeing the show?
What does theatre mean to you?