1957 broadway lyrics riff when you're a jet, you're a jet all the way from your first cigarette to your last dyin' day when you're a jet, if the spit hits the fan. Angry mob song: tonight and the latter half of the jet song a tragedy of impulsiveness: in particular, tony's murder of bernardo attempted rape: anita is. Steven spielberg's planned remake of west side story has begun casting with a casting call going out for tony, maria, bernardo, and anita.
This essay addresses west side story’s enduring legacy among latinas/os through a queer, feminist reading of the character anita, informed by latina/o performance. Start studying west side story review 2 learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Character description, analysis and casting breakdown for anita from west side story. Watch video west side story is the award-winning adaptation of the columbus avenue & west 60th street, new continues to spit out.
Read common sense media's west side story review, age rating, as are the oscar-winning performances of george chakiris as bernardo and rita moreno as anita,. Bernstein’s west side story bursts with violent, sensual rhythms and big-hearted melodies this most popular of musicals updates the story of romeo and juliet. Buy west side story: read 1513 movies & tv reviews - amazoncom. First produced at the winter garden on 26th september, 1957, with carol lawrence as maria, larry kert as tony and chita rivera as anita west side story.
Welcome to the official west side story website this is the place for you if you've ever been involved in or infatuated with west side story – as an actor, singer. Find great deals on ebay for west side story dress shop with confidence. How puerto ricans have reinvented and reinterpreted west side story the poets, the broadway legend on creating the character of anita, meeting obama,. In 1961, rita moreno achieved movie immortality with her performance as the no-nonsense anita in west side story set within a vibrant puerto rican. West side story addresses the tension between established white youths like the jets, anita defends maria’s right to have fun in america and see tony.
Anita is harrassed and assaulted by the jets, when maria tells her to deliver a message to tony right when they are about to sexually harrass her, the owner of the. Bringing the big screen to life with description and analysis of anita (rita moreno) in west side story. How are the characters developed in west side story all the info you need about characterization in west side story. An archive of our own, a project of the organization for transformative works. Anita is the girlfriend of bernardo, the leader of the sharks in the 1961 film she was portrayed by rita moreno.
West side story reunion w/ rita moreno, russ tamblyn, george chakiris (the talk 16-nov-2011) - duration: 11:59 broadwaytvarchive 207,415 views 11:59. West side story is a 1961 film adaptation of the same-titled musical play about two lovers heavily entangled in two rival new york city gangs directed by jerome. West side story (musical, original) opened in new york city sep 26, 1957 and played through jun 27, 1959. West side story west side story in concert west side story in concert june 15 & 16 keith lockhart, conductor anita john arthur greene, riff mikey winslow, action.
West side story (1961) is an energetic, , the broadway actress who played the part of the tempestuous anita the oscar-winning short film west bank story. This was west side story without the bulk of arthur laurents’s book, and the work inevitably suffered eden espinosa was the firebrand anita. West side story synopsis of scenes & musical numbers pg 17 -21 anita, maria, bernardo, chino west side scenesdoc.Download west side story anita`