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Also Known As: Died: December 23, 2007
Born: August 12, 1919 Cause of Death: cancer
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA Profession: Dance ...
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1937:
Member of the corps of Lincoln Kirstein's Ballet Caravan
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Solo dancer and assistant director, Eugene Loring's Dance Players
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Soloist with Ballet Theatre
1945:
Choreographed and wrote "On Stage!" for Ballet Theatre
1947:
Choreographed first Broadway show, "Finian's Rainbow"; won first of five Tony Awards
1952:
Feature film debut as choreographer, "Where's Charley?"
1953:
Began association with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, choreographed "The Band Wagon"
1955:
Film acting debut, "It's Always Fair Waeather" (MGM)
1956:
Made stage directing and producing debut with "Li'l Abner"; also choreographed
1958:
Directorial debut with MGM's "Merry Andrew"; also choreographed
1959:
Last feature work for nearly ten years, "Li'l Abner"
1968:
Returned to features with "Star!"
1975:
Had non-musical role in Michael Ritchie's "Smile"
1978:
Returned to features to choreograph and play a small role in Stanley Donen's "Movie Movie"
1989:
Last film to date, Blake Edwards' "Skin Deep"

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