Raúl Juliá Exclusive: From San Juan to the Big Apple

In this clip, Orson Bean tells the story of discovering Raúl in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico.
In this exclusive clip of “Raúl Juliá: The World’s a Stage,” a special co-presentation of “VOCES” and “American Masters,” actor Orson Bean recounts his discovery of Raúl in the early 1960’s in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico. Blown away by Raúl’s performance in a variety show at the Hotel El Convento, he introduced himself to the young singer and advised him to take his talents to New York City. Featuring a clip of Raúl performing on The Original Amateur Hour with Ted Mack.