Jerome Robbins

Director, Producer, Performer, Choreographer, Conception, Writer, Source Material, Other
( b. Oct 11, 1918 New York, New York, USA - d. Jul 29, 1998 New York, New York, USA ) Male
Also known as:     Jerome Rabinowitz [Birthname]
Relations:Cousin of Jean Handy
Engaged to Nora Kaye (a wedding date of April 16, 1951 was announced, however the engagement was broken off)
Partner of Buzz Miller (broken off during "Bells Are Ringing")
Partner of Tommy Abbott (? - ?)

Broadway Production Credits

Prince of Broadway
Musical, Revue, Original
Aug 24, 2017 - Oct 29, 2017
"West Side Story" based on a conception of Jerome Robbins
Original New York stage production of "Fiddler on the Roof" directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Original Broadway production of "West Side Story" directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Fiddler on the Roof
Musical, Comedy,Drama, Revival
Dec 20, 2015 - Dec 31, 2016
Inspired by the work of Jerome Robbins
Original Broadway production directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins

The King and I
Musical, Comedy,Drama, Revival
Apr 16, 2015 - Jun 26, 2016
Based on the Original Choreography by Jerome Robbins

On the Town
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Oct 16, 2014 - Sep 06, 2015
Original 1944 production of "On the Town" was choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Based on an idea by Jerome Robbins

West Side Story
Musical, Drama, Revival
Mar 19, 2009 - Jan 02, 2011
Based on a conception of Jerome Robbins
Entire Original Production Directed and Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Gypsy
Musical, Drama, Revival
Mar 27, 2008 - Jan 11, 2009
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Fiddler on the Roof
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival
Feb 26, 2004 - Jan 08, 2006
Choreography by and Original New York Stage Production Directed by Jerome Robbins

Gypsy
Musical, Drama, Revival
May 01, 2003 - May 30, 2004
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Peter Pan
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Apr 07, 1999 - Aug 29, 1999
Originally conceived, directed, and choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Peter Pan
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Nov 23, 1998 - Jan 03, 1999
Originally conceived, directed, and choreographed by Jerome Robbins

On the Town
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Nov 19, 1998 - Jan 17, 1999
Based on a concept by Jerome Robbins
Original 1944 production was choreographed by Jerome Robbins

The King and I
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival
Apr 11, 1996 - Feb 22, 1998
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Peter Pan
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Nov 26, 1991 - Jan 05, 1992
Original production conceived, directed, and choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Peter Pan
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Dec 13, 1990 - Jan 20, 1991
Original production conceived, directed, and choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Fiddler on the Roof
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival
Nov 18, 1990 - Jun 16, 1991
Original production directed & choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Gypsy
Musical, Drama, Revival
Nov 16, 1989 - Jul 28, 1991
Original production directed by Jerome Robbins
Original production choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Jerome Robbins' Broadway
Musical, Revue, Dance, Original
Feb 26, 1989 - Sep 01, 1990
Directed by Jerome Robbins
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
"On The Town" and "West Side Story" based on ideas by Jerome Robbins

The King and I
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival
Jan 07, 1985 - Jun 30, 1985
Original choreography by Jerome Robbins

Fiddler on the Roof
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival
Jul 09, 1981 - Aug 23, 1981
Directed by Jerome Robbins
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

West Side Story
Musical, Drama, Revival
Feb 14, 1980 - Nov 30, 1980
Directed by Jerome Robbins
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Conceived by Jerome Robbins

Peter Pan
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Sep 06, 1979 - Jan 04, 1981
Original production conceived, choreographed and directed by Jerome Robbins

The King and I
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival
May 02, 1977 - Dec 30, 1978
Original choreography by Jerome Robbins

Fiddler on the Roof
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival
Dec 28, 1976 - May 21, 1977
Directed by Jerome Robbins
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Gypsy
Musical, Drama, Revival
Sep 23, 1974 - Jan 04, 1975
Original New York production directed, choreographed by Jerome Robbins

On the Town
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Oct 31, 1971 - Jan 01, 1972
Based on an idea by Jerome Robbins

The Office
Play, Comedy,Fantasy, Original
Never Officially Opened - Apr 30, 1966
Directed by Jerome Robbins

Fiddler on the Roof
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Original
Sep 22, 1964 - Jul 02, 1972
Directed by Jerome Robbins
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

West Side Story
Musical, Drama, Revival
Apr 08, 1964 - May 03, 1964
Original production directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Conceived by Jerome Robbins

Funny Girl
Musical, Comedy, Original
Mar 26, 1964 - Jul 01, 1967
Production Supervised by Jerome Robbins

Dylan
Play, Original
Jan 18, 1964 - Sep 12, 1964
The song "New York, New York" from ON THE TOWN used by kind permission of Jerome Robbins

Oh Dad, Poor Dad, Mamma's Hung You in the Closet and I'm Feelin' So Sad
Play, Comedy, Original
Aug 27, 1963 - Oct 05, 1963
Directed by Jerome Robbins

Mother Courage and Her Children
Play, Original
Mar 28, 1963 - May 11, 1963
Produced by Jerome Robbins
Staged by Jerome Robbins

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Musical, Comedy, Farce, Original
May 08, 1962 - Aug 29, 1964
Uncredited staging and choreography by Jerome Robbins

Jerome Robbins' Ballet: U.S.A.
The Concert
Special, Ballet, Revival
Oct 08, 1961 - Oct 28, 1961
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Afternoon of a Faun
Special, Ballet, Revival
Oct 08, 1961 - Oct 28, 1961
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
New York Export: Opus Jazz
Special, Ballet, Revival
Oct 08, 1961 - Oct 28, 1961
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Moves
Special, Ballet, Original
Oct 08, 1961 - Oct 28, 1961
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

West Side Story
Musical, Drama, Revival
Apr 27, 1960 - Dec 10, 1960
Directed by Jerome Robbins
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Based on a conception of Jerome Robbins

Gypsy
Musical, Drama, Original
May 21, 1959 - Mar 25, 1961
Directed by Jerome Robbins
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Jerome Robbins' Ballet: U.S.A.
The Concert
Special, Ballet, Original
Sep 04, 1958 - Oct 11, 1958
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Afternoon of a Faun
Special, Ballet, Original
Sep 04, 1958 - Oct 11, 1958
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
3 x 3
Special, Ballet, Original
Sep 04, 1958 - Oct 11, 1958
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
New York Export: Opus Jazz
Special, Ballet, Original
Sep 04, 1958 - Oct 11, 1958
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

West Side Story
Musical, Drama, Original
Sep 26, 1957 - Jun 27, 1959
Directed by Jerome Robbins
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Conceived by Jerome Robbins

Bells Are Ringing
Musical, Comedy, Original
Nov 29, 1956 - Mar 07, 1959
Directed by Jerome Robbins
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Seventh Heaven
Musical, Original
May 26, 1955 - Jul 02, 1955
Uncredited show doctoring by Jerome Robbins

Ankles Aweigh
Musical, Comedy, Original
Apr 18, 1955 - Sep 17, 1955
Uncredited show doctoring by Jerome Robbins

Silk Stockings
Musical, Comedy, Original
Feb 24, 1955 - Apr 14, 1956
Uncredited show doctoring by Jerome Robbins

Peter Pan
Musical, Comedy, Original
Oct 20, 1954 - Feb 26, 1955
Directed by Jerome Robbins
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

The Pajama Game
Musical, Comedy, Original
May 13, 1954 - Nov 24, 1956
Directed by Jerome Robbins

Wonderful Town
Musical, Comedy, Original
Feb 25, 1953 - Jul 03, 1954
Uncredited show doctoring by Jerome Robbins

Two's Company
Musical, Revue, Original
Dec 15, 1952 - Mar 08, 1953
Dances and Musical Numbers Staged by Jerome Robbins
Scenario for "Roundabout" by Jerome Robbins

Wish You Were Here
Musical, Comedy, Original
Jun 25, 1952 - Nov 28, 1953
Uncredited show doctoring by Jerome Robbins

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
Musical, Original
Apr 19, 1951 - Dec 08, 1951
Uncredited show doctoring by Jerome Robbins

The King and I
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Original
Mar 29, 1951 - Mar 20, 1954
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Call Me Madam
Musical, Comedy, Original
Oct 12, 1950 - May 03, 1952
Dances and Musical Numbers Stage by Jerome Robbins

Miss Liberty
Musical, Comedy, Original
Jul 15, 1949 - Apr 08, 1950
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Look, Ma, I'm Dancin'!
Musical, Original
Jan 29, 1948 - Jul 10, 1948
Directed by Jerome Robbins
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Conceived by Jerome Robbins

High Button Shoes
Musical, Comedy, Original
Oct 09, 1947 - Jul 02, 1949
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Ballet Theatre
Interplay
Special, Ballet, Dance, Revival
Sep 30, 1946 - Nov 09, 1946
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Fancy Free
Special, Ballet, Dance, Original
Sep 30, 1946 - Nov 09, 1946
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Performer: Jerome Robbins
Sailor - Replacement (Oct 20, 1946 - Oct 20, 1946)

Billion Dollar Baby
Musical, Comedy, Original
Dec 21, 1945 - Jun 29, 1946
Choreography and Musical Numbers Staged by Jerome Robbins

Interplay
Special, Ballet, Original
Jun 01, 1945 - Jun 28, 1945
Performer: Jerome Robbins
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Concert Varieties
Musical, Vaudeville, Original
Jun 01, 1945 - Jun 28, 1945
Performer: Jerome Robbins

Common Ground
Play, Original
Apr 25, 1945 - Jun 23, 1945
Directed by Jerome Robbins

On the Town
Musical, Comedy, Original
Dec 28, 1944 - Feb 02, 1946
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Based on an idea by Jerome Robbins

The Ballet Theatre
Gizelle
Special, Ballet, Revival
Feb 11, 1941 - Mar 09, 1941
Performer: Jerome Robbins [Peasant]
Three Virgins and a Devil
Special, Ballet, Original
Feb 11, 1941 - Mar 09, 1941
Performer: Jerome Robbins [A Youth]
Gala Performance
Special, Ballet, Original
Feb 11, 1941 - Mar 09, 1941
Performer: Jerome Robbins [Attendant Cavalier]

The Straw Hat Revue
Musical, Revue, Original
Sep 29, 1939 - Dec 02, 1939
Performer: Jerome Robbins

Stars In Your Eyes
Musical, Comedy, Original
Feb 09, 1939 - May 27, 1939
Performer: Jerome Robbins [Gentleman of the Ballet]

Great Lady
Play, Play with music, Original
Dec 01, 1938 - Dec 17, 1938
Performer: Jerome Robbins [Ensemble]

Benefits and Special Events

Funny Girl
Sep 23, 2002 - Sep 23, 2002
Special, Benefit, Concert, Revival
New York Production Supervised by Jerome Robbins

Awards and Nominations

1989 Tony Award® Best Direction of a Musical

nomineeJerome Robbins' Broadway [winner]
Directed by Jerome Robbins

1989 Drama Desk Award Special Award

nomineeJerome Robbins   [recipient]

1965 Tony Award® Best Choreography

nomineeFiddler on the Roof [winner]
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

1965 Tony Award® Best Direction of a Musical

nomineeFiddler on the Roof [winner]
Directed by Jerome Robbins

1963 Tony Award® Best Play

Mother Courage and Her Children [nominee]
Produced by Jerome Robbins

1963 Tony Award® Best Producer of a Play

Mother Courage and Her Children [nominee]
Produced by Jerome Robbins

1960 Tony Award® Best Direction of a Musical

Gypsy [nominee]
Directed by Jerome Robbins

1958 Tony Award® Best Choreography

nomineeWest Side Story [winner]
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

1957 Tony Award® Best Choreography

Bells Are Ringing [nominee]
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

1948 Tony Award® Choreographer

nomineeHigh Button Shoes [winner]
Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

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