Performance in the Los Angeles Music Center production of "The Great Waltz" seen by Hal Prince; led to two-year starring role in original stage production of "Cabaret"
Began acting at age 5
Play "The Lucky Boy" written to showcase his talent; performed at Jacob Adler Second Avenue Theatre, New York
Attracted attention at age 17 for work at the Quid Pro Quo Theater, Warsaw
Toured in South America, France, England, and Israel with various plays
Various TV appearances on such shows as "The Ed Sullivan Show," "Green Acres," and "Sanford and Son"