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Robbie Simpson

Robbie grew up in Western Massachusetts and graduated from the Syracuse University Drama Department with his BFA in Acting. While at Syracuse, Robbie studied abroad in London, England at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre. His last semester of undergrad was spent living in NYC taking part in the Tepper Semester for Careers in Theater. Classes were taught by James Calleri, David Caparelliotis and The Juilliard School Drama Division Faculty.

In 2012, Robbie was the youngest actor in the history of the program to be accepted into The Old Globe/ University of San Diego graduate theater program. In his first semester, Robbie was cast as Freddy in the 100th anniversary production of Pygmalion at The Old Globe opposite Tony Award winner Robert Sean Leonard. The production was directed by 2013 Tony Award nominee, the late, Nicholas Martin. Pygmalion went on to become the best selling play in the history of The Old Globe. Robbie graduated with his MFA in Acting in June 2014.

Robbie currently resides in New York city and continues to work regualrly all over the country and internationally. The past couple years he co starred on Hulu's THE PATH starring Aaron Paul, AMC's DIETLAND starring Juilianna Margulies, originated AFTERGLOW a new play, Off- Broadway at The Davenport Theater as well as working in some of the nations most reputable regional theaters. Robbie is represented by Center Stage Management, Harden Curtis Kirsten Riley Agency, and Abrams Artist Agency. See more in 'News!' section.