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Also Known As: Bobby Lewis Died: November 23, 1997
Born: March 16, 1909 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA Profession: director, actor, drama teacher

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DIRECTOR:

1.
  Anything Goes (1956) Director
2.
  Ziegfeld Follies (1946) Dir "Number Please"
3.
  Dragon Seed (1944) Dialogue Director
4.
  Tonight We Raid Calais (1943) Dialogue Director
5.
  Bomber's Moon (1943) Dialogue Director
6.
  The Undying Monster (1942) Dialogue Director

CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Montgomery Clift (1982) Himself
2.
 Bijou (1972)
3.
 The Killer That Stalked New York (1950) Porter Holt
4.
 The Lost Volcano (1950) Daniel
5.
 Monsieur Verdoux (1947) Maurice Bottello, Verdoux's friend
6.
 Ziegfeld Follies (1946) Moy Ling's escort in "Limehouse Blues"
7.
 Son of Lassie (1945) Sergeant Schmidt
8.
 The Hidden Eye (1945) Stormvig
9.
 Dragon Seed (1944) Captain Sato
10.
 Tonight We Raid Calais (1943) Maurice Bonnard
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Initially aspired to become an opera singer
1929:
Joined the Eva LeGallienne Civic Repertory Company
1931:
Co-founded theatre company the Group Theater with Clifford Odets, Stella Adler, John Garfield and Franchot Tone
1939:
Directorial debut with Broadway production of William Saroyan's "My Heart's in the Highlands"
1941:
Moved to Hollywood
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Joined the falculty of the Yale School of Drama; last two years he was promoted to chairman of the acting and directing departments
1947:
Co-founder of the Actors' Studio in New York with Elia Kazan and Cheryl Crawford
1948:
Resigned from the Actors' Studio due to feud with Kazan
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Founded the Robert Lewis Theater Workshop in New York
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Education

Boys High School: Brooklyn , New York -
City College of New York: New York , New York -
The Juilliard School: New York , New York -

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"Method or Madness?"
"Slings and Arrows"
"Advice to the Players"

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