Concert violinist, pianist and conductor (classical music), former ballet dancer; speaks French, Italian, Spanish, Arabic, Russian
Heritage: Italian (Sardinian), Spanish, Middle Eastern
Award-winning writer/poet. His book, "A Confederacy of Joy" published by Siena Press was awarded the 2014 Legacy Poetry Prize. (Written under his birth name: Juan-Paolo Perre).
Nominated for the Drama Desk Award for Best Featured Male Performance in the US Premiere of Mike Leigh's "Goose-Pimples".
Nominated for the Outer Critic Circle Award for Best Featured Male Performance.
AudioFile Earphones Award Winner (Voiceover/Audio Book award). 
Founder & Lead Singer of the rock/electronic band, "The Kinsey Scale" (as Paolo Perre).