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Darien Battle

AEA - SAG Eligible
Phone612-730-9951HairBlack
EmailEyesBrown
Websitewww.darienbattle.comHeight6' 3"
Weight215 lbs
VoiceBaritone
 
Theater Credits
(Selected Credits)             
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead (Jan' 2014)   The Player     The Acting Company / Guthrie Theater     John Rando
Hamlet (Oct' 2013)   The Player     The Acting Company / Guthrie Theater     Ian Belknap
Be the Death of Me   Chernor     The Civilians     Steven Cosson
Smart People** (new play by Lydia R. Diamond)   Jackson     Huntington Theatre     Peter DuBois
Social Creatures* (World Premiere by Jackie Sibblies Drury)   Mr. Brown     Trinity Repertory Company     Curt Columbus
Fallujah** (new work by Heather Raffo)   Phillip     NYC Culture Project     Joanna Settle
The Merchant of Venice   Launcelot Gobbo/Salerio     Trinity Repertory Company     Curt Columbus
Timeshare*   Joshua     Playwrights Rep     Lowry Marshall
The Meeting   Martin Luther King     History Theatre     Richard D. Thompson
In Darfur**   Ensemble     Guthrie Theater     Joanna Settle
Antigone* (Adaptation Premiere by Emily Mann)   The Guard     Ten Thousand Things     Michelle Hensley
His Girl Friday* (American Premiere by John Guare)   Police Officer     Guthrie Theater     Joe Dowling
Ragtime   Little Boy/ Booker T. Washington     Ten Thousand Things     Michelle Hensley
The Merchant of Venice   Gratiano/ Prince of Morocco     Ten Thousand Things     Michelle Hensley
Snapshot Silhouette* (World Premiere by Kia Corthron)   Abdi     Children's Theatre Company     Michael John Garces
Cyrano De Bergerac   Valvert/ Duenna     Ten Thousand Things     Michelle Hensley
Richard III   Rivers/ Catesby     Ten Thousand Things     Michelle Hensley
The Lost Boys of Sudan* (World Premiere by Lonnie Carter)   U/S Ensemble     Children's Theatre Company     Peter Brosious
The Watsons Go to Birmingham-1963*   U/S Dad/Mr. Roberts     Children's Theatre Company     Clinton Turner Davis
*-Premiere Productions             
**-Staged Public Reading             
 
Film Credits
Shipside   Cord (Supporting)     SPJ Productions     Velissa Robinson
Confus[(ion)(ed)]   Babel (Lead)     Hollow Tree Films, LLC     Matt Muegge
Marvin   Bill (Lead)     MCTC     Canyon Lalama
Latté   Cousin (Supporting)     Mindworks Communication     John Jamison
H-E-N-R-Y   Inmate (Supporting)     Rebel Film Works     William Kruse
 
Education and Training
M.F.A. Candidate, Brown University/Trinity Rep, Acting
B.A., University of Minnesota, Journalism
Guthrie Theater, Minneapolis, MN
Margolis Brown Theatre, Minneapolis, MN
Footsbarn Theatre, La Chaussée, France
MacPhail Center for the Arts, Minneapolis, MN
West Bank School of Music, Minneapolis, MN
 
Special Skills
Dialects, Singing, Swimming, Snowboarding, Basketball, Cycling, Ice Skating, Rollerblading, Football
 
Awards and Recognition
2002 Midwest Regional Emmy® Award
Ten Thousand Things Core Acting Member