Born and raised in Cherry Hill, NJ Aaron is an actor, singer and entrepreneur whose recent credits include: Playing the role of Prosecutor David Wilentz in Dustin Lance Black's new film J.Edgar starring Leonardo DiCaprio and directed by Clint Eastwood. This past April he made his New York Philharmonic debut in a concert staging of Stephen Sondheim's Company alongside Neil PAtrick Harris, Stephen Colbert, and Patti Lupone. Aaron has appeared in 7 Broadway shows originating roles in A Tale of Two Cities, the world premiere of Impressionism starring Jeremy Irons and Joan Allen, the revival of Les Miserables (for which he received a Drama Desk Award nomination), The Light in the Piazza at Lincoln Center broadcast live on PBS, and last year's revival of Stephen Sondheim's A Little Night Music with Catherine Zeta-Jones, Angela Lansbury, Bernadette Peters, and Elaine Stritch. Aaron's symphony credits include: the New York Pops under Steven Reineke celebrating the 80th Birthday of Stephen Sondheim at Carnegie Hall, the National Symphony Orchestra under Marvin Hamlisch, playing the role of Billy Bigelow in the concert of Carousel with the Boston Pops under Keith Lockhart, and the role of Lt. Cable in South Pacific at The Hollywood Bowl under Paul Gemignani starring Reba McEntire and Brian Stokes Mitchell. He has also appeared internationally as Gabey in On The Town with The English National Opera, and Adam in the concert of the musical Imagine This with the Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra in Israel. And on June 19/20 he will be debuting his new solo concert 'Milestones' at Feinstein's at Loew's Regency Hotel in NYC. Aaron's other film/television includes: The Notorious Bettie Page, 'Ugly Betty', 'White Collar', 'New Amsterdam', 'All My Children', and appearances on 'The Today Show' and 'The View'.
In addition to being an actor and a singer, Aaron is an entrepreneur whose company Integrated Arts merges his passions for the arts and education. Current projects include producing an educational documentary film package for high school and college students called The Americana Project, and creating/producing Broadway 101 a performance/masterclass that has been brought to various non-for-profit organizations including Lincoln Center, YMCA, and will soon be seen on television screens for patients throughout New York Presbyterian Hospital. And recently Integrated Arts has provided premier Broadway entertainment for high end corporate events. He is also working with writers Jordan Allen Dutton and Arthur Bacon to develop a new pop/rock musical called Phenomenon based on American Idol and the Academy Award winning film Network.
Aaron is a graduate of Cherry Hill High School West, Duke University, and has an MFA from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music.
For more information, please visit www.AaronLazar.com.