Tommy Abbott was an American-born actor, dancer, and choreographer best known for his role as Gee-Tar in the original production of West Side Story. Abbott was for many years the assistant choreographer to Jerome Robbins. He was the chief choreographer for the film version of "Fiddler on the Roof."
|Born:||November 04, 1934, Waco, Texas, U.S.|
|Died:||April 08, 1987, New York City, U.S.|
|Occupation:||Actor, dancer, choreographer|
|IMDb:||Tommy Abbott's IMDb|
About Tommy Abbott
American dancer, actor, and choreographer who played the role of Gee-Tar in the 1957 production of West Side Story.
Tommy Abbott Before Fame
He started out working as an assistant choreographer to Jerome Robbins.
Achievement of Tommy Abbott
He worked as the chief choreographer in the film version of Fiddler on the Roof.
Tommy Abbott Family Life
He grew up with his family in Waco, Texas.
Associations of Tommy Abbott
He was an assistant choreographer to Jerome Robbins for many years.
Information related to Tommy Abbott
- Male actors from Waco, Texas
- Male actors from Texas
- 20th-century American dancers
- American male dancers