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West Side Story

  1. coming attractions
    65 Movies We Can’t Wait to See in 2021In fact, we couldn’t wait to see a lot of them last year. But here we still are.
  2. fall movies fantasy league
    Fall Movies Fantasy League Week 4: Release-Date Chaos ReignsThis week, all hell broke loose in the film industry. The culprit was Disney.
  3. the law
    Judge Drops New York City Ballet From Nude Photo LawsuitThe lawsuit began two years ago when ballerina Alexandra Waterbury discovered nude photographs sent without her consent.
  4. [snaps in a circle]
    We Won’t Feel Pretty Until 2021 Because the Coronavirus Delayed West Side StoryDisney also pushed back several other movies, including Black Widow.
  5. fall preview
    39 Movies We’re Excited to See This FallWest Side Story, Dune, Kate Winslet and Saoirse Ronan in a seaside Romance. Will the movies come through?
  6. last night on late night
    SNL’s LaGuardia Airport Musical Is Another John Mulaney MasterpieceIn the proud tradition of “Diner Lobster” and “Bodega Bathroom,” SNL has pulled out all the stops for a John Mulaney musical extravaganza.
  7. broadway
    Broadway’s West Side Story Stands Behind Star Accused of Sexual MisconductTens of thousands of people have signed a petition calling for Amar Ramasar’s removal.
  8. scene report
    ‘We Stand With Alexandra Waterbury’: Inside a West Side Story ProtestAbout two dozen people showed up on Friday to voice their disapproval over the casting of Amar Ramasar.
  9. fall preview 2019
    Ivo van Hove on Bringing West Side Story to Broadway“It’s an amazing story about contemporary life, about young people who get stuck in a cycle of violence.”
  10. broadway
    The Other West Side Story, the One Coming to Broadway, Has Announced Its CastYou’re on, Spielberg!
  11. first looks
    West Side Story First Look: The Remarkably Well-groomed Gangs Are HereLed by Ansel Elgort’s Tony and Rachel Zegler’s Maria.
  12. casting call
    A Jet! Maddie Ziegler Will Play a West Side Story Jet![Light snapping.]
  13. rita moreno
    Rita Moreno Will Be Watching the West Side Story Rehearsals, So Don’t Mess Up“You know what? Tough darts!”
  14. casting
    Spielberg’s West Side Story Casts High School Student Rachel Zegler As MariaBroadway’s Ariana DeBose will play Anita.
  15. casting
    Obviously They Weren’t Going to Remake West Side Story Without Rita MorenoMoreno will play “Valentina,” a new role in Spielberg’s movie.
  16. casting
    Ansel Elgort Will Play Tony in Spielberg’s West Side StoryTonight, tonight, the baby drives tonight!
  17. broadway
    Brace for Ivo van Hove’s West Side Story on BroadwayHe will work with choreographer Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker.
  18. decisions decisions
    Steven Spielberg Finds New Cool Idea: a Leonard Bernstein MovieThe director reportedly held a secret table read of a biopic about the composer.
  19. one more west side story to tell
    Spielberg, Kushner to Remake West Side StoryKushner is working on the script.
  20. who did it best
    Glee vs. YouTube: Who Did ‘Somewhere’ Best?Vote for your favorite version of the ‘West Side Story’ classic.
  21. last night on late night
    Last Night on Late Night: Jon Stewart Combines Love of Show Tunes With National DisastersPlus Morgan Freeman talks about penguin ranches, on our regular late-night roundup.
  22. earsores
    MTV Attempts to Pay Tribute to West Side Story With Ill-Conceived VMA PromoLeonard Bernstein is probably rolling over in his grave this afternoon.
  23. broadway
    West Side Story: Now With More EnglishA number of “slight changes” have been implemented, and several songs will revert back to their original English.
  24. off broadway
    Why Won’t the Cast of West Side Story Come to Work?Michael Riedel says that poor 91-year-old director Arthur Laurents was forced last week to yell at his actors about skipping performances.
  25. news reel
    A Tony Awards Love Story: Prince Falls for Karen OlivoAccording to our sources, Prince was watching the awards and had “fallen in love” with Olivo. And he decided he had to meet her that night.
  26. chat room
    West Side Story’s Karen Olivo on Her Tony Nomination and Surviving Her Choreography“I can only assume I’m wearing away the cartilage in my knees, being in heels and doing this really strenuous dancing. I don’t just pop out of bed anymore.”
  27. the industry
    Russell Crowe Joins the Eddie Murphy School of ActingPlus: Harlan Coben and Mark Millar get big-screen treatments.
  28. the industry
    George Clooney to Continue Dazzling You With Politically Charged Movies, Good LooksPlus: Lars von Trier introduces Willem Dafoe and Charlotte Gainsbourg to the ‘Antichrist.’
  29. the industry
    The Many Faces of Will FerrellPlus: ‘West Side Story’ returns to Broadway, in English and Spanish.