Steven Spielberg’s “West Side Story” to Be Performed Live in Concert at the Hollywood Bowl

According to Playbill, The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association will present a concert variation of the Oscar-winning West Side Story, directed by Steven Spielberg, as part of The Music of Leonard Bernstein at the Hollywood Bowl.

Rachel Zegler in "West Side Story"

Rachel Zegler in "West Side Story"

What’s Happening:

  • Los Angeles Philharmonic Music and Artistic Director Gustavo Dudamel will bring the score to life alongside the Philharmonic on July 12th and July 14th at 8:00 PM.
  • Dudamel—who conducted the score for the 2021 adaptation—will lead a performance of the beloved musical by Arthur Laurents, Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, and Jerome Robbins while the 2021 film is projected on the Bowl’s big screens.
  • Click the links below to get tickets to the performances:

More on West Side Story:

  • Directed by Academy Award-winner Steven Spielberg, from a screenplay by Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winner Tony Kushner, West Side Story tells the classic tale of fierce rivalries and young love in 1957 New York City.
  • Check out Alex’s review of West Side Story, which adds new elements while staying mostly faithful to the original.
  • West Side Story is now available to stream on Disney+.
Sign up for Disney+ or the Disney Streaming Bundle (Disney+, ESPN+, and ad-supported Hulu) now