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Darlesia Cearcy

 
Bio:
Recently appeared as Simone Murphy on S5 of "House of Cards;" S5 of "Elementary" on CBS. Broadway: Lottie Gee in Shuffle Along; The Book of Mormon; Nettie in The Color Purple, Sarah in Ragtime for which she received a Helen Hayes nomination, and The Goodbye Girl! Her single release "Everlasting" ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Recently appeared as Simone Murphy on S5 of "House of Cards;" S5 of "Elementary" on CBS. Broadway: Lottie Gee in Shuffle Along; The Book of Mormon; Nettie in The Color Purple, Sarah in Ragtime for which she received a Helen Hayes nomination, and The Goodbye Girl! Her single release "Everlasting" ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Storyteller
Erzulie [Replacement]
Mama Euralie (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Nettie [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Sarah [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1993
Cast of Richard III
Stage Manager
Mrs. Crosby (Understudy)

Photos

Melina Kalomas, Nick Gaswirth, Darlesia Cearcy, Carlos L. Encinias, and Haven Burton Photo

Melina Kalomas, Nick Gaswirth, Darlesia Cearcy, Carlos L. Encinias, and Haven Burton

From: 
Date:
09/27/2022
Wilson Jermaine Heredia, Ashley Wool, Imani Russell, Amelia fei, Liam Pearce, Desmond Photo

Wilson Jermaine Heredia, Ashley Wool, Imani Russell, Amelia fei, Liam Pearce, Desmond Edwards, Carlos Encinias, Darlesia Cearcy

From: 
Date:
09/22/2022
Darlesia Cearcy Photo

Darlesia Cearcy

From: 
Date:
08/02/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Storyteller

Erzulie [Replacement]

Mama Euralie (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Nettie [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Sarah [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1993
Cast of Richard III

Stage Manager

Mrs. Crosby (Understudy)

Darlesia Cearcy Biography

Recently appeared as Simone Murphy on S5 of "House of Cards;" S5 of "Elementary" on CBS. Broadway: Lottie Gee in Shuffle Along; The Book of Mormon; Nettie in The Color Purple, Sarah in Ragtime for which she received a Helen Hayes nomination, and The Goodbye Girl! Her single release "Everlasting" appeared on MTV's Most Wanted, VH1, Top of the Pops in London, and was nominated for a Viva Award. Television: "Law and Order SVU," Ms. Berg in "Rescue Me," "Nurse Jackie" and Mercy as "Adrienne Mercer" on NBC. Film Credits: Sharla in The Challenger and Rush.

Darlesia Cearcy Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production
Darlesia CearcyRagtime

Darlesia Cearcy News

Video: First Look at Wilson Jermaine Heredia & More in HOW TO DANCE IN OHIO World Pre Photo Video: First Look at Wilson Jermaine Heredia & More in HOW TO DANCE IN OHIO World Premiere
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2022

Syracuse Stage has released a first look at production video of the new musical How to Dance in Ohio, which celebrated the official Opening Night of its world premiere engagement on Friday, September 23. Watch here!

Photos: See Wilson Jermaine Heredia, Haven Burton & More at HOW TO DANCE IN OHIO Open Photo Photos: See Wilson Jermaine Heredia, Haven Burton & More at HOW TO DANCE IN OHIO Opening Night
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2022

Syracuse Stage celebrated the official Opening Night of its world premiere engagement of How to Dance in Ohio on Friday, September 23. See opening night photos here!

Photos: First Look at Wilson Jermaine Heredia & More in the World Premiere of HOW TO  Photo Photos: First Look at Wilson Jermaine Heredia & More in the World Premiere of HOW TO DANCE IN OHIO
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2022

The new musical, How to Dance in Ohio, inspired by Alexandra Shiva’s Peabody Award-winning documentary of the same name, is the 2022/2023 season opener at Syracuse Stage and is now in performances through Oct. 9, 2022. Get a first look at photos here!

VIDEO: Cast of HOW TO DANCE IN OHIO World Premiere Musical Performs 'Building Momentu Photo VIDEO: Cast of HOW TO DANCE IN OHIO World Premiere Musical Performs 'Building Momentum'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 19, 2022

Desmond Edwards, Amelia Fei, Madison Kopec, Liam Pearce, Imani Russell, Conor Tague, and Ashley Wool perform 'Building Momentum' from the new musical How to Dance in Ohio, premiering at Syracuse Stage September 21 - October 9, 2022. Watch here!

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42 Next Week Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42 Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Sep 2, 2022

AT THIS PERFORMANCE…  returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys, Understudies and Alternates from INTO THE WOODS; DEAR EVAN HANSEN; PARADISE SQUARE; LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS; ROCK OF AGES and THE BEDWETTER.

Creative Team Announced for HOW TO DANCE IN OHIO World Premiere Starring Wilson Jerma Photo Creative Team Announced for HOW TO DANCE IN OHIO World Premiere Starring Wilson Jermaine Heredia & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 4, 2022

The creative team has been finalized and ¬†tickets are now on sale for the world premiere musical How to Dance in Ohio. The musical is scheduled as the 2022-23 season opener at Syracuse Stage this fall, and will run Sept. 21 ‚Äď Oct. 9, 2022.

Photos: Go Inside The Kennedy Center's BRIDGERTON Musical Concert Photo Photos: Go Inside The Kennedy Center's BRIDGERTON Musical Concert
by BWW Staff - Aug 2, 2022

Last week, The National Symphony Orchestra presented the world premiere of Grammy award winning singer-songwriters Abigail Barlow and Emily Bear's The Unofficial Bridgerton Musical Live in Concert inspired by the Netflix series at the Kennedy Center. The concert was Directed by Sammi Cannold. Check out photos from inside the big night!

AT THIS PERFORMANCE...  Returns To The Green Room 42 Next Week Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42 Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Aug 2, 2022

Stephen DeAngelis continues his ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates with the next edition in his monthly residency of AT THIS PERFORMANCE… to be held on Monday, August 8th at The Green Room 42.

MARY POPPINS Star Jeanna De Waal Takes Over Instagram! Photo MARY POPPINS Star Jeanna De Waal Takes Over Instagram!
by HaleyJane Rose - Jul 13, 2022

The Muny is presenting Mary Poppins! The show's star, Jeanna De Waal, will take you behind the scenes of the final night of their run.

'At This Performance... ' Returns to The Green Room 42 Next Week Photo 'At This Performance... ' Returns to The Green Room 42 Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Jul 11, 2022

AT THIS PERFORMANCE…  returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys, Understudies and Alternates from A Strange Loop; MJ The Musical; Company; Into The Woods; Funny Girl; Beetlejuice and Between The Lines   on Monday, July 18th at 7 PM. 

Darlesia Cearcy Videos

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Jeanna de Waal, Corbin Bleu & More in The Muny's MARY POPP VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At Jeanna de Waal, Corbin Bleu & More in The Muny's MARY POPPINS
by Stage Tube - Jul 6, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at The Muny's high-flying production of Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins, now on stage through July 13.

BWW Review: The Muny's MATILDA is Magically Mary VideoBWW Review: The Muny's MATILDA is Magically Mary
by Tanya Seale - Aug 7, 2019

Mary Engelbreit, that is. Roald Dahl's Matilda, playing now through August 11 at The Muny in Forest Park, is inspireda?'the entire productiona?'by the artwork of St. Louis' own Mary Engelbreit, and is it ever something to see! Even on first glance of the curtain, which is painted with colorful stacks of books, polka dots, and hearts on a vine, one can tell this show is going to be a special kind of Muny magic. And sure enough, that inspiration...

VIDEO: Get A First Look At MATILDA At The Muny VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At MATILDA At The Muny
by Alan Henry - Aug 6, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at The Muny's production of MATILDA the Musical! BroadwayWorld has a first look at The Muny's production of MATILDA the Musical! Check out the video!

BWW Review: FOOTLOOSE at The Muny is a Timeless Smash Hit VideoBWW Review: FOOTLOOSE at The Muny is a Timeless Smash Hit
by Tanya Seale - Jul 20, 2019

Sunday shoes are being kicked off right and left in Footloose at The Muny right now, as Christian Borle, the two-time Tony Award winner who has been in 11 Broadway shows, makes his musical theatre directing debut. In this four-time Tony Award-nominated adaptation of the 1984 movie by the same title, you'll find actors of all shapes and colors (insert heart-eye emojis for days!) who fill the stage again and again with dynamic dancing to songs...

VIDEO: Get A First Look At FOOTLOOSE At The Muny VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At FOOTLOOSE At The Muny
by Alan Henry - Jul 19, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at The Muny's production of Footloose! Check out the video!

VIDEO: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Cast Unplugs for 'The Human Heart' Performance VideoVIDEO: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Cast Unplugs for 'The Human Heart' Performance
by Stage Tube - Oct 1, 2018

The company of the Tony-winning revival of Once on This Island took to the Circle in the Square stage recently to perform an unplugged version of 'The Human Heart,' led by Darlesia Cearcy. Watch the full song below!

VIDEO: The Cast of ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Performs 'Mama Will Provide' on Late Night wit VideoVIDEO: The Cast of ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Performs 'Mama Will Provide' on Late Night with Seth Meyers
by Stage Tube - Feb 9, 2018

Mama provided! The cast of Once on This Island appeared on last night's Late Night with Seth Meyers, where they performed 'Mama Will Provide.' Watch the full performance below!

BWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night with ONCE ON THIS ISLAND's Hailey Kilgore, Lea Salong VideoBWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night with ONCE ON THIS ISLAND's Hailey Kilgore, Lea Salonga, Alex Newell and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 4, 2017

The new Broadway production of Once On This Island officially opened last night, December 3rd, at the Circle in the Square Theatre (235 W. 50th street, NYC), and is directed by Tony nominee Michael Arden, and choreographed by the critically-acclaimed Camille A. Brown. BroadwayWorld was there for the festivities and brings you interviews with the company below!

BWW TV: 'One Small Girl' Makes a Big Impact in Brand-New Footage from ONCE ON THIS IS VideoBWW TV: 'One Small Girl' Makes a Big Impact in Brand-New Footage from ONCE ON THIS ISLAND
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 30, 2017

The new Broadway production of Once On This Island, which officially opens on Sunday, December 3rd at the Circle in the Square Theatre (235 W. 50th street, NYC), is directed by Tony nominee Michael Arden, and choreographed by the critically-acclaimed Camille A. Brown. BroadwayWorld has brand-new footage from the show below!

VIDEO: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Cast Performs on Thanksgiving Day Parade! VideoVIDEO: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Cast Performs on Thanksgiving Day Parade!
by Robert Diamond - Nov 23, 2017

The 91st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade kicked-off the holiday season this morning, and BroadwayWorld will bring you all of this year's Broadway performances! Next up, Once On This Island!


Darlesia Cearcy Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Darlesia Cearcy been in?
Darlesia Cearcy has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has Darlesia Cearcy been in?
Darlesia Cearcy has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Darlesia Cearcy been nominated for?
Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Ragtime .