Robbins (Rabinowitz), Jerome

(b. 1918)
   US choreographer. Starting as a dancer with the ballet theatre, Robbins became a leading Broadway choreographer and director of musicals. He was best known for On the Town (1944), West Side Story (1957) and the direction of Fiddler on the Roof (1964). He founded the American Theatre Laboratory, and helped to advance the Israel dance company, Inbal.

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  • ROBBINS (Rabinowitz), JEROME — (1918–1998), U.S. dancer, choreographer, director, and producer considered by many the greatest American born ballet choreographer and the best choreographer on Broadway. Moreover, his works embrace a wide range of styles and moods. Robbins was… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Jerome Robbins — Born Jerome Rabinowitz October 11, 1918(1918 10 11) New York City, USA Died July 29, 1998 …   Wikipedia

  • Jerome Robbins — Jerome Robbins, aufgenommen von Carl van Vechten (1941) Jerome Robbins (* als Jerome Wilson Rabinowitz am 11. Oktober 1918 in New York City ; † 29. Juli 1998 ) war ein US amerikanischer Choreograf. Robbins stammte aus einem jüdischen New… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jerome Robbins — cerca de 1968 Nacimiento …   Wikipedia Español

  • ROBBINS (J.) — ROBBINS JEROME RABINOWITZ dit JEROME (1918 ) Danseur et chorégraphe amricain né à New York. Après avoir suivi des études de danse (classique, moderne, orientale, espagnole), de musique (piano et violon) et d’art théâtral, Jerome Robbins danse… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Robbins — [rä′bənz] Jerome (born Jerome Rabinowitz) 1918 98; U.S. dancer & choreographer …   English World dictionary

  • Robbins, Jerome — orig. Jerome Rabinowitz born Oct. 11, 1918, New York, N.Y., U.S. died July 29, 1998, New York City U.S. dancer, choreographer, and director. He joined Ballet Theatre (later American Ballet Theatre) as a dancer in 1940. His first choreographic… …   Universalium

  • Jerome Robbins — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Robbins. Jerome Robbins …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rabinowitz —  Cette page d’homonymie répertorie des personnes (réelles ou fictives) partageant un même patronyme. Rabinowitz est un nom de famille notamment porté par : David L. Rabinowitz (1960 ), astronome américain, Jerome Rabinowitz, vrai nom du …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Jerome — /jeuh rohm /; for 2, 3 also Brit. /jer euhm/, n. 1. Saint (Eusebius Hieronymus), A.D. c340 420, Christian ascetic and Biblical scholar: chief preparer of the Vulgate version of the Bible. 2. Jerome K(lapka) /klap keuh/, 1859 1927, English… …   Universalium

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