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Robbie Simpson

Robbie grew up in Western Massachusetts and graduated West Springfield High School. He attended the Syracuse University Drama Department for his BFA in Acting. While at Syracuse, Robbie studied abroad in London, England at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre. Robbie's last semester of undergrad was spent living in NYC taking part in the Tepper Semester for Careers in Theater. 

In 2012, Robbie was one of the youngest actors 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. This past year he traveled  to China multiple times performing in sold out industrial arena concerts, costarred on Hulu's THE PATH with Aaron Paul, and starred in AFTERGLOW a new play, Off- Broadway at The Davenport Theater. See more in 'News!' section.