ROBERT ARDITTI
   DIRECTOR/CHOREOGRAPHER

   

    Appeared in:

    FILMS:


    DESERTED ISLAND 1958                                  CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG 1968
    CARRY ON TEACHER 1959                              MUSIC LOVERS 1969
    FOLLOW A STAR 1959                                      ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER 1970
    BOTTOMS UP 1960                                            SCROOGE 1970
    THERE WAS A CROOKED MAN 1960              APPLAUSE (U.S.A. Release only) 1973
    CARRY ON REGARDLESS 1961                       THE SLIPPER AND THE ROSE 1976
    THE NIGHT WE GOT THE BIRD 1961              HEAVENS GATE 1979
    THE YELLOW HAT 1965                                   VICTOR VICTORIA 1982
    GOODBYE MR. CHIPS 1968                              GIVE MY REGARDS TO BROAD STREET 1983


    MUSICALS:


    WEST SIDE STORY ‘Baby John’ Her Majesty’s Theatre, London 1958-1961
    U.K. National Tour 1961
    Copenhagen 1962
    Oslo 1962
    Helsinki 1962
    Stockholm 1962
    Gothenburg 1962
    WEST SIDE STORY ‘Action’ Hungarian Arts Festival 1965
    HARLEQUIN BALLET Lead Dancer 1965 – 1966
    JOEY JOEY ‘The Tailor’ The Saville Theatre 1966
    THE STATION MASTER’S DAUGHTER
    Ted,  The Porter’ Yvonne Arnaud Theatre 1968
    LADY BE GOOD Forum Theatre 1968
    The Palace Theatre 1968
    The Saville Theatre 1968
    MARDI GRAS The Prince of Wales Theatre 1976
    SUMMER SHOWS:
    THE ANN SHELTON SHOW (Noel Gay) 1963
    THE FIVE PAST EIGHT SHOW (Howard & Wyndoms) 1964
    THE HALF PAST SEVEN SHOW (Howard & Wyndoms) 1964


    PANTOMIME:


    PUSS IN BOOTS (Bernard Delfont) 1963
    COMMERCIALS:
    MARS BARS SKI YOGURT
    CARLING BLACK LABEL RIBENA
    SMITHS TWISTS


    TELEVISION:


    TALES FROM DICKENS Film Series Tower of London 1957
    THE ARMY GAME Series Granada TV 1957
    FAMILY AFFAIRS Play B.B.C. 1957
    LOVE AND MR. LEWISHAM Play B.B.C. 1957
    SUNDAYS CHILD Play A.B.C. 1957
    BOYS FROM THE GORBLE'S Play Associated Rediffusion 1957
    FOUR JUST MEN Drama Series A.T.V. 1957
    DICKIE HENDERSON SHOW Series A.T.V. 1958
    WHACK-O Series B.B.C. 1958
    HUCKLEBERRY FINN Drama B.B.C. 1958
    SUMMER SONG Series A.T.V. 1959
    THE MICKEY MOUSE SHOW Series A.T.V. 1960
    LUCKY DIP Series I.T.C. 1960
    MY SIDE OF THE STORY Play Associated Rediffusion 1964
    WHO IS MARY MORRISON Musical B.B.C. 1964
    SNIP AND SNAP (Lead Dancer) Series Dutch T.V. 1965
    KISS ME KATE Musical Belgische T.V. 1966
    HOT COOL BLUE Series Anglia T.V. 1966 – 67
    ROMEO AND JULIET Play B.B.C. 1967
    THE WEDNESDAY SHOW Series B.B.C. 1968
    68 STYLE Special A.B.C. 1968
    THE WAY WE LIVE NOW Play B.B.C. 1969
    COME DANCING Cabaret B.B.C. 1969
    THE BOBBIE GENTRY SHOW Series B.B.C. 1969
    ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK Special I.T.C. 1969
    VICCI CARR SHOW Series L.W.T. 1969
    EXPERIMENTAL DANCE (Lead Dancer) Special Granada T.V. 1969
    PETULA CLARK Special I.T.C. 1970
    VAL DOONICAN Special I.T.C. 1970
    PETULA CLARK SHOW Series I.T.C. 1970
    ROYAL WILD LIFE GALA Special I.T.C. 1970
    VAL DOONICAN SHOW Series I.T.C. 1971
    JULIE ANDREWS Special I.T.C. 1972
    TOMMY STEELE SHOW Series L.W.T. 1972
    DAVE CASH RADIO SHOW Series Kenning International 1972
    BURT BACHARACH Special I.T.C. 1973
    JULIE ON SESAME STREET Special I.T.C. 1973
    SHOW CASE Series Scottish T.V. 1973
    SANDY DUNCAN Special I.T.C. 1974
    ANN MARGRET OLSEN Special I.T.C. 1974
    ANN MARGRET SMITH Special I.T.C. 1975
    SUMMER ROYAL Series I.T.C. 1978


    ASSISTANT CHOREOGRAPHER:


    HOT COOL BLUE Series Anglia T.V. 1966-67
    ROMEO AND JULIET Play B.B.C. 1967
    VICCI CARR SHOW Series L.W.T. 1969
    EXPERIMENTAL DANCE Special Granada T.V. 1969
    SCROOGE (Crowd Choreographer) Film Waterbury Films. 1970
    JULIE ANDREWS AT THE LONDON PALLADIUM One Woman Bernard Delfont 1976
    THE STATION MASTER'S DAUGHTER Musical Yvonne Arnaud Theatre 1968
    LADY BE GOOD Musical Forum Theatre Billingham 1968
                                              Palace Theatre Manchester 1968
                                              Saville Theatre London 1968


    DIRECTION and CHOREOGRAPHY:


    LES OSCAR Cabaret Act
    MAY LOO Cabaret Act-Oriental Dance
    MISS SUKINA Cabaret Act-Oriental Dance
    MIDNIGHT LADIES Cabaret Act/Show, Italy
    YESTERDAY AFTERNOON TOMORROW Ballet Harlequin Ballet 1965
    MOTHER GOOSE Pantomime Leatherhead 1968
    THE SLEEPING BEAUTY Pantomime Leatherhead 1969
    GROOVE Special L.W.T. 1969
    COLUMBUS Musical Harrogate 1971
    WEDEKIND'S LULU Musical Leeds Playhouse 1971
    WEST SIDE STORY Musical U.K. Tour 1972
    WEST SIDE STORY Musical London 1973
    WEST SIDE STORY Musical Shiki Tokyo 1974
    ILLYA DARLING Musical Shiki Tokyo 1974
    WEST SIDE STORY Musical Shiki Tokyo 1975
    ILLYA DARLING Musical Shiki Tokyo 1975
    WEST SIDE STORY Musical Shiki Tokyo 1976
    THE BOYFRIEND Musical Oldham 1976
    ROBERT AND ELIZABETH Musical Yvonne Arnaud 1977
    GLAMOUR 77 Series Tyne Tees T.V. 1977
    ILLYA DARLING Musical Shiki Tokyo 1978
    WEST SIDE STORY Musical Shiki Tokyo 1978
    ILLYA DARLING Musical Shiki Tokyo 1979
    MOTHER GOOSE Pantomime Sheffield 1979
    WEST SIDE STORY Musical Shiki Tokyo 1980
    ALADDIN Pantomime Sheffield 1980
    WEST SIDE STORY Musical Shiki Tokyo 1981
    GREASE Musical York 1981
    THE BLACK DANCE THEATRE OF LONDON Artistic Director 1984
    DAY LONG DEODORANT Trade Show M.M.A.
    SILVERKRIN SHAMPOO Trade Show M.M.A.
    UNITED BISCUITS Trade Show Clark Gale
    HORROR BAGS Trade Show Clark Gale
    SMITHS TWISTS Trade Show Clark Gale
    SMITHS TWISTS Commercial l.T.V.
    MARATHON Commercial l.T.V.
    BORNE IN A HANDBAG Musical Key Theatre 1986
    DICK WHITTINGTON Pantomime The Beck 1986
    CINDERELLA Pantomime London 1986
    THE MUSIC BIZ Musical London 1987
    ALADDIN Pantomime Forum 1987
    WEST SIDE STORY Musical Nat’Tour 1988
    AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’ Musical Nat’Tour 1988
    SALAD DAYS Musical Nat'Tour 1988
    JACK AND THE BEANSTALK Pantomime Torquay 1988
    UNDERNEATH THE ARCHES Musical Nat’Tour 1989
    WEST SIDE STORY Musical Nat’Tour 1989
    CINDERELLA Pantomime The Beck 1989
    CINDERELLA Pantomime Hull 1989
    SOMETHING’S AFOOT! Musical Nat’Tour 1990
    WEST SIDE STORY Musical Dublin 1990/91