A native of Brooklyn, N.Y., Peter Stamelman graduated from the University of Wisconsin, Madison with a B.A. in European History. After training in the William Morris Agency mailroom in New York, he was relocated to WMA's Beverly Hills office. In 1977 he joined Creative Artists Agency in Los Angeles, where he represented motion picture and television writers, directors and producers. Since being taken to his first ballet while still in short-pants, he's been consumed with dance and considers one of the highlights of his thirty years in Los Angeles his getting to know and becoming friends with Hermes Pan.