West Side Story: Film With Live Orchestra

Conductor David Newman leading the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in West Side Story Film with Live Orchestra. © Todd Rosenberg Photography 2011.



Celebrate the 50th anniversary of this iconic film and winner of ten Academy Awards®, including Best Picture. Hear Leonard Bernstein’s electrifying score and memorable songs performed live, complete with Stephen Sondheim’s lyrics, while the newly re-mastered film is shown in glorious high definition on the big screen with the original vocals and dialog intact. This classic romantic tragedy, directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins and one of the greatest achievements in the history of movie musicals, features Robbins’ breath-taking choreography and a screenplay by Ernest Lehman based on the masterful book by Arthur Laurents.

West Side Story © 1961 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc.

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