He originated the role of Enjolras in Les Miserables on Broadway for which he won the 1987 Tony Award. Originated the role of Enjolras in "Les Misérables" on Broadway for which he won the 1987 Tony Award as Best Actor (Featured Role - Musical). Worked as a stockbroker for many years before his Broadway debut in 1987. Worked as a troubadour in Colonial Williamsburg as an undergraduate. Graduated from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor His first solo CD, with conductor Skitch Henderson and the New York Pops entitled "Magical Moments From Great Musicals", has sold over 300,000 copies.