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Also Known As: Sir Robert Helpmann Died: September 28, 1986
Born: April 9, 1909 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Mount Gambier, South Australia, AU Profession: dancer, choreographer, actor

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DIRECTOR:

1.
  Don Quixote (1973) Director

CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Second Time Lucky (1984) Devil
2.
 Patrick (1978) Dr Roget
3.
 Mango Tree, The (1977) Professor
4.
 Don Quixote (1973) Don Quixote
5.
 Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1972) Mad Hatter
6.
 Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968) Child catcher
7.
 The Quiller Memorandum (1966) Weng
8.
 55 Days at Peking (1963) Prince Tuan
9.
 The Big Money (1962) The Reverend
10.
 The Iron Petticoat (1956) Ivan Kropotkin
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Debut as dancer with Australian Ballet company age 11
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Toured with Pavlova's dance company
1933:
Moved to England
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Became principal dancer with Sadler's Wells Ballet
1950:
Debut as opera director with "Madame Butterfly"
1965:
Appointed co-director Australian Ballet company
1973:
Debut as film director with "Don Quixote" (co-directed by Rudolf Nureyev)
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Notes

Knighted in 1968.

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