Date of Birth:
9 April 1909
Robert Helpmann played in 4 movies in the Biography, Drama, History, War, Comedy, Music, Family, Musical, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller genres.
Robert Helpmann got succeed with average imdb rating 6.3.
Son of James Murray Helpmann & Mary (nee Gardiner), he was educated at Prince Alfred's College, Adelaide, South Australia. He first danced solo at the Theatre Royal, Adelaide in The Ugly Duckling in 1922. He went on to become the pricipal dancer at Sadlers Wells ballet from 1933 to 1950. World renowned as a dancer and choreographer, amongst his other achievements he was the director of the Australian Ballet Company. He directed the world tour of 'Margot Fonteyn' (qv) in 1963.