Les started performing at ten and started building his own magic props while still in his teens. He married Charlee Ann in 1975, who became is assistant while performing at the Magic Castle, resorts and colleges.
In 1962, Les was president of the Long Beach Mystics and founded its annual show It's Amazing.
His daughter Alexandra started performing at the age of three. In addition to performing with Les as Dazzle, she is part of "The Dupree Sisters" act.