Robert Helpmann

Dancer, Choreographer, Actor
Born: 04/09/1909 in Mount Gambier, South Australia, AU

Filmography

Actor (13)

The Red Shoes 1993 (Movie)

Ivan Boleslawsky (Actor)

Second Time Lucky 1984 (Movie)

Devil (Actor)

Patrick 1978 (Movie)

Dr Roget (Actor)

The Mango Tree 1977 (Movie)

Professor (Actor)

Don Quixote 1972 (Movie)

Don Quixote (Actor)

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland 1971 (Movie)

Mad Hatter (Actor)

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang 1968 (Movie)

Child Catcher (Actor)

The Quiller Memorandum 1966 (Movie)

Weng (Actor)

55 Days at Peking 1963 (Movie)

Prince Tuan (Actor)

The Iron Petticoat 1956 (Movie)

Ivan Kropotkin (Actor)

Tales of Hoffmann 1951 (Movie)

Dapertutto (Actor)

One of Our Aircraft Is Missing (Movie)

De Jong (Actor)

The Margot Fonteyn Story (TV Show)

Actor
Casting (1)

The Man From Snowy River 1982 (Movie)

casting liaison(international) (Casting Consultant)
Director (1)

Don Quixote 1972 (Movie)

(Director)

EDUCATION

studied under Anna Pavlova

Milestones

1973

Debut as film director with "Don Quixote" (co-directed by Rudolf Nureyev)

1965

Appointed co-director Australian Ballet company

1950

Debut as opera director with "Madame Butterfly"

1933

Moved to England

Toured with Pavlova's dance company

Became principal dancer with Sadler's Wells Ballet

Debut as dancer with Australian Ballet company age 11

Bonus Trivia

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Knighted in 1968.

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