About this Artist
AARON LAZAR (Lt. Joseph Cable, USMC) recently garnered critical acclaim for his performance as Enjolras, the leader of the student revolutionaries, in the 2006 Broadway revival of Les Miserables, earning a 2007 Drama Desk Nomination for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical. Previous to Les Miserables, Lazar starred on Broadway as Fabrizio Nacarelli in Lincoln Center's Tony Award-winning production of The Light in the Piazza, a role he also played to national television audiences on PBS' Live from Lincoln Center broadcast of The Light in the Piazza. Other Broadway/West End appearances include The Phantom of the Opera, the Broadway revival of Oklahoma!, The Scarlet Pimpernel, and Gabey in the historic 2005 production of On The Town at the English National Opera.
Originally from Cherry Hill, NJ, Lazar has traveled the world singing. Most recently he performed in Israel as Adam/Silva in a concert of the Broadway-bound musical Imagine This at the base of Masada in the Judean Desert. Last month he performed as a guest artist with Marvin Hamlisch and the National Symphony Orchestra at Wolf Trap. Earlier this summer Lazar performed the role of Billy Bigelow in Carousel with Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops at Tanglewood and at Symphony Hall in Boston. He has also been a guest artist with Peter Nero and the Philly Pops. In the following months, Aaron will be recording/starring in London as a lead member of ENCORE, Sony BMG and Jonathan Shalit's newest recording phenomenon. Their first album will be released this Christmas.