West Side Story

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About This Performance


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Winner of an astounding ten Academy Awards®, West Side Story (1961) is the Oscar® record holder for a movie musical. You can now experience this tremendous achievement on the big screen while the LA Phil plays Leonard Bernstein’s magnificent music live. Unforgettable!

In honor of the Leonard Bernstein Centennial, experience the iconic winner of an astounding 10 Oscars® as never before – with Bernstein’s score performed live with the re-mastered film (directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins, featuring Robbins’ choreography, Ernest Lehman’s screenplay, Arthur Laurents’ book and Stephen Sondheim’s lyrics) all projected in HD.

West Side Story© 1961 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc.
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DRINKS IN THE GARDEN

Come early on Friday nights and enjoy complimentary drinks and a spectacular view of the DTLA skyline from the Garden. Then head over to the Upbeat Live pre-concert lecture in BP Hall.


Upbeat Live: pre-concert talks

  • Friday, November 24, 2017 - 8:00pm
  • Sunday, November 26, 2017 - 2:00pm

Veronika Krausas

Guest Conductor David Newman will be join the Upbeat Live program for the first 15 minutes.

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