SIGNATURE<\/span>: Dreamgirls<\/em> (Associate Music Director). OFF<\/span>-BROADWAY<\/span>: New Victory Theater: Three Little Birds<\/em>. DC AREA<\/span>: Olney Theatre Center: The Little Mermaid<\/em>, Once on this Island<\/em>; Studio Theatre: Choir Boy<\/em>, Carrie: the Musical<\/em>; Adventure Theater-MTC<\/span>: Petit Rouge<\/em>; American University: Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown<\/em>. CABARETS<\/span>: Signature Theatre: Songs in the Key of Chocolate<\/em> (Composer\/Lyricist); Various venues: Nova Y. Payton; Strathmore: Natascia Diaz; MetroStage: Ware’s the Disconnect?<\/em> (featuring Ashley Ware Jenkins). ORIGINAL<\/span> WORKS<\/span>: Marcus Nate is Alive and Great in Detroit<\/em> (workshop reading); Tea and Cakes<\/em> (upcoming New York workshop); Adventure Theatre: The Snowy Day<\/em> (book by David Toney, 2013 Helen Hayes nomination for Outstanding TYA<\/span> Production); Kennedy Center Page-to-Stage: U.G.L.Y.<\/em>, a new musical. UPCOMING<\/span>: Olney Theatre Center: The Producers<\/em>; Skylight Music Theater: Crowns<\/em>. www.dariussmithmusic.com<\/p>","mainImage":""}