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The Making of 'West Side Story'

1985
1h 29m
Documentary/Music
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Cast

Leonard Bernstein (Self - Conductor)Kiri Te Kanawa (Maria)José Carreras (Tony)Tatiana Troyanos (Anita)Kurt Ollmann (Riff)Nina Bernstein (Maria (in dialogues))Louise Edeiken (Rosalia)Angelina Réaux (Francisca)Stella Zambalis (Consuelo)Alexander Bernstein (Tony (in dialogues))Stephen Bogardus (Baby John)Richard Harrell (Bernardo)Todd Lester (Snowboy)David Livingston (Action)Marty Nelson (Diesel)Peter Thom (Arab)Adrienne Albert (Chorus)June McGruder (Chorus)

Director

Christopher Swann

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Synopsis

A documentary which shows, in great detail, the making of the 1985 Bernstein-conducted recording of the entire score of "West Side Story", featuring operatic stars.

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