Robert Helpmann

Apr 9, 1909
Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia


At age 11 he began appearing in the Australian ballet, and later appeared in stage musicals and toured with Pavlova's dance company. In 1933 he moved to England and joined the Sadler's Wells Ballet; soon he became that company's principal dancer, and in the '40s he choreographed many of its productions. He devoted most of the '50s to acting, appearing… More


Robert Helpmann Videos

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
3 minutes 11 seconds
The Red Shoes
2 minutes 38 seconds
The Quiller Memorandum
1 minutes 38 seconds
55 Days At Peking
1 minutes 45 seconds
The Tales of Hoffmann
2 minutes 2 seconds

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