West Side Story

Original Broadway Production (1957)

Production Info

Previews: September 24, 1957 (2 prev.)
Opening September 26, 1957
Closing: June 27, 1959
Length of Run: 732 perf.
Run Type: Open-ended

Location Info

Market: Broadway
Location: New York, NY

Credits Highlights

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Director
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Choreography

Cast

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Riff
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Tony
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Action
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Bernardo
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Maria
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Anita
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Consuelo
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A-Rab
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Baby John
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Snowboy

Musical Numbers

Act One

  • Prologue .... Danced by Jets and Sharks
  • Jet Song .... Riff, Baby John, A-Rab, Diesel and Jets
  • Something's Coming .... Tony
  • The Dance At the Gym .... Jets and Sharks
  • Maria .... Tony
  • Tonight .... Tony and Maria
  • America .... Anita and Shark Girls
  • Cool .... Riff and the Jets
  • One Hand, One Heart .... Tony and Maria
  • Tonight (Quintet and Chorus) .... Company
  • The Rumble .... Danced by Riff, Bernardo, Jets and Sharks

Act Two

  • I Feel Pretty .... Maria, Rosalia, Teresita, Francisca
  • Somewhere .... Danced by Company; Sung by Consuelo
  • Gee, Officer Krupke .... Action, Snowboy and Jets
  • A Boy Like That .... Anita and Maria
  • I Have a Love .... Anita and Maria
  • Taunting .... Anita and the Jets
  • Finale .... Company

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Trivia & History

Despite what has sometimes been written, there is reason to believe that the overture was played during the run of this production.

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Production Info

Previews: September 24, 1957 (2 prev.)
Opening September 26, 1957
Closing: June 27, 1959
Length of Run: 732 perf.
Run Type: Open-ended

Location Info

Market: Broadway
Location: New York, NY

Venues

Main Run

Tryout

Audio Recordings

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Commercial Recordings

Private Recordings

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Broadcast Recordings

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Archival Recordings

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