Actor

Daniel Underwood

This Season: Baron Zeta in The Merry Widow

Daniel Underwood is a Philosophy and Visual and Performing Arts double major at UT Dallas with focuses on ethics and theater. He has been acting since age five. Since then, he has played such rolls as Don Jon in William Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing and Captain Bill Slank in Rick Elice’s Peter and the Starcatcher. In his senior year of high school, he placed top-eight with a win in the annual TAPPS poetry interpretation competition with his rendition of Roald Dahl’s Little Red Riding Hood and the Big Bad Wolf.

Comet Debut: Baron Zeta in The Merry Widow, 2020