Dennis A. Amith

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The One about Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins’ “West Side Story”

“West Side Story”, a musical classic that has entertained and awed generation after generation. What began as a 1957 Broadway musical directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins and is an adaptation of William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet”, because the storyline dealt with urban street gangs, needless to say, at first the story was not as well-accepted by viewers that year, despite winning a 1957 Tony Award for choreography. But when the film adaptation was made […]