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Jerome Robbins (1918–1998)


Jerome Robbins was born on October 11, 1918 in New York City, New York, USA as Jerome Rabinowitz. He is known for his work on West Side Story (1961), On the Town (1949) and Fiddler on the Roof (1971). He died on July 29, 1998 in New York City. See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Filmography

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 1993 Gypsy (TV Movie) (choreographer)
 1980 Live from Studio 8H: An Evening with Jerome Robbins (TV Movie) (choreographer)
 1979 Baryshnikov at the White House (TV Movie) (choreographer: "Four Chopin Dances")
 1971 Fiddler on the Roof (entire stage production directed by) / (original choreography by)
 1962 Gypsy (choreographer: stage play) / (director: stage play)
 1961 West Side Story (choreography by) / (stage play: director) / (stage play: orchestrator)
 1960 Peter Pan (TV Movie) (choreographer)
 1957 The Pajama Game (stage director)
 1956 The King and I (dances and musical numbers staged by)
  Producers' Showcase (TV Series) (choreographer - 2 episodes, 1955 - 1956) (director - 1 episode, 1956)
- Peter Pan (1956) ... (choreographer) / (director: stage production)
- Peter Pan (1955) ... (choreographer)
 1954 General Foods 25th Anniversary Show: A Salute to Rodgers and Hammerstein (TV Movie) (dances for "The King and I")
 1942 I Danced with Don Porfirio (choreographer)
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Other Works:

Stage: Choreographed / appeared in (credited as "Jerome Andrews") "The Straw Hat Revue" on Broadway. Musical revue. Book by Max Liebman (also director) and Sam Locke. Music / lyrics by James Shelton and Sylvia Fine. Ambassador Theatre: 29 Sep 1939-2 Dec 1939 (75 performances). Cast: William Bales, Leon Barte, Dorothy Bird, Ruthanna ... See more »

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The only individual to win the Best Director Academy Award for their sole feature film directorial credit. See more »

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Libra

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