Bob Avian

Director, Producer, Stage Manager, Performer, Choreographer, Production Crew
( b. Dec 26, 1937 New York, New York, USA ) Male
Also known as:     Robert Avian

Broadway Production Credits

Miss Saigon
Musical, Drama, Revival
Mar 23, 2017 - Jan 14, 2018
Musical Staging and Choreography by Bob Avian

A Chorus Line
Musical, Drama, Revival
Oct 05, 2006 - Aug 17, 2008
Directed by Bob Avian
Originally co-choreographed by Bob Avian

Putting It Together
Musical, Revue, Original
Nov 21, 1999 - Feb 20, 2000
Musical Staging by Bob Avian

Sunset Boulevard
Musical, Drama, Original
Nov 17, 1994 - Mar 22, 1997
Musical Staging by Bob Avian

Miss Saigon
Musical, Drama, Original
Apr 11, 1991 - Jan 28, 2001
Musical Staging by Bob Avian

Dreamgirls
Musical, Revival
Jun 28, 1987 - Nov 29, 1987
Originally produced on Broadway by Bob Avian
Production Supervised by Bob Avian

Dreamgirls
Musical, Original
Dec 20, 1981 - Aug 11, 1985
Produced by Bob Avian

Ballroom
Musical, Original
Dec 14, 1978 - Mar 24, 1979
Co - Produced by Bob Avian
Co - Choreographed by Bob Avian

A Chorus Line
Musical, Drama, Original
Jul 25, 1975 - Apr 28, 1990
Co - Choreographed by Bob Avian

God's Favorite
Play, Comedy, Original
Dec 11, 1974 - Mar 23, 1975
Assistant Directed by Bob Avian

Seesaw
Musical, Romantic Comedy, Original
Mar 18, 1973 - Dec 08, 1973
Associate Choreographed by Bob Avian

Twigs
Emily
Play, One Act, Original
Nov 14, 1971 - Jul 23, 1972
Production Assistant: Bob Avian
Celia
Play, One Act, Original
Nov 14, 1971 - Jul 23, 1972
Production Assistant: Bob Avian
Dorothy
Play, One Act, Original
Nov 14, 1971 - Jul 23, 1972
Production Assistant: Bob Avian
Ma
Play, One Act, Original
Nov 14, 1971 - Jul 23, 1972
Production Assistant: Bob Avian

Follies
Musical, Drama, Original
Apr 04, 1971 - Jul 01, 1972
Associate Choreographed by Bob Avian

Company
Musical, Drama, Original
Apr 26, 1970 - Jan 01, 1972
Associate Choreographed by Bob Avian

Coco
Musical, Original
Dec 18, 1969 - Oct 03, 1970
Performer: Bob Avian [Grand Duke Alexandrovitch]
Associate Choreographed by Bob Avian

Promises, Promises
Musical, Comedy, Original
Dec 01, 1968 - Jan 01, 1972
Assistant Choreographed by Bob Avian

Henry, Sweet Henry
Musical, Original
Oct 23, 1967 - Dec 31, 1967
Performer: Robert Avian [Adult Ensemble]

I Do! I Do!
Musical, Comedy, Original
Dec 05, 1966 - Jun 15, 1968
Assistant Stage Manager: Robert Avian

Cafe Crown
Musical, Comedy, Original
Apr 17, 1964 - Apr 18, 1964
Performer: Robert Avian [Dancer]

Funny Girl
Musical, Comedy, Original
Mar 26, 1964 - Jul 01, 1967
Performer: Robert Avian
Dancer - Replacement

Understudy: Robert Avian
Snub Taylor - Replacement

Nowhere to Go But Up
Musical, Original
Nov 10, 1962 - Nov 17, 1962
Performer: Robert Avian [Beggar, Member of "The Gang"]

West Side Story
Musical, Drama, Revival
Apr 27, 1960 - Dec 10, 1960
Performer: Robert Avian [Indio]

Awards and Nominations

1995 Tony Award® Best Choreography

Sunset Boulevard [nominee]
Choreographed by Bob Avian

1991 Tony Award® Best Choreography

Miss Saigon [nominee]
Musical Staging by Bob Avian

1982 Tony Award® Best Musical

Dreamgirls [nominee]
Produced by Bob Avian

1982 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Musical

Dreamgirls [nominee]
Produced by Bob Avian

1979 Tony Award® Best Choreography

nomineeBallroom [winner]
Choreographed by Bob Avian

1979 Tony Award® Best Musical

Ballroom [nominee]
Produced by Bob Avian

1979 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Choreography

nomineeBallroom [winner]
Choreographed by Bob Avian

1976 Tony Award® Best Choreography

nomineeA Chorus Line [winner]
Choreographed by Bob Avian

1976 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Choreography

nomineeA Chorus Line [winner]
Choreographed by Bob Avian

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