Lea Michele Parents: Meet Edith Sarfati, Marc Sarfati
Lea Michele Sarfati is an American actress, singer, songwriter, and author. She began her career as a child actress on Broadway, appearing in productions of Les Misérables, Ragtime, Fiddler on the Roof, and Spring Awakening.
Lea Michele was born to Edith Sarfati and Marc Sarfati.
Who is Edith Sarfati?
Edith Sarfati is the mother of Lea Michele. She used to be a nurse. Edith Sarfati is an Italian American with ancestors from Rome and Naples.
Lea Michele went to Rockland County Day School as an elementary school in New York and then Tenafly High School.
Michele was homeschooled one year while working in Toronto, Canada on Ragtime.
Who is Marc Sarfati?
Marc Sarfati is the father of Lea Michele. He used to be a real estate agent.
Marc Sarfati is a Sephardic Jew with ancestors from Thessaloniki, Greece. Lea went to stage door Manor in the Catskills, a performing arts training center.
She was then later accepted to the CAP21 program at the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University but instead continued working on stage.