Transitioning from business to opera at UCLA, Chuck began performing as a member of the famed UCLA Opera workshop. Chuck moved through the Roger Wagner Chorale to the Mark Taper Forum, Los Angeles Civic Light Opera and the PCPA Theaterfest to national tours of ANNIE and EVITA. He is married to screenwriter Linda Bergman and they have a daughter, Sarah, and a son, Adam, as well as last count....grandchildren.