- Left college after two years to perform in a national production of Rent; he eventually returned and finished his degree in 2012.
- Made his Broadway debut as Link Larkin in Hairspray in 2006.
- Auditioned for the role of Finn in Glee.
- Won a 2009 Helen Hayes Award for his role in Next to Normal.
- Played Roger in the 2010 Hollywood Bowl production of Rent, opposite Vanessa Hudgens and directed by Neil Patrick Harris.
- Originated the role of Frank Abagnale Jr. in the stage version of Catch Me If You Can.