West Side Story, the film adaptation of the musical directed by Academy Award winner Steven Spielberg, arrives December 16 in Italian cinemas, and is distributed by Walt Disney Italy.
Directed by Academy Award winner Steven Spielberg, from a screenplay by Tony Kushner and Tony Award winner, West Side Story tells a classic story of fierce rivalries and love affairs between young men in New York City in 1957. Reinterpreted by musical stars Ansel Elgort (Tony), Rachel Ziegler (Maria), Ariana Debus (Anita), David Alvarez (Bernardo), Mike Fest (Reeve), Josh Andrés Rivera (Chino), Anna Isabel (Rosalia), Corey Stoll (Lieutenant Shrank), Brian D. Arce James (Agent Krupke) and Rita Moreno (as Valentina, owner of the shop where Tony works). Moreno, one of only three artists to have won Academy Awards, Emmys, Grammys, Tony and Peabody, is also one of the film’s executive producers.
The film’s creative team, which combines the best of Broadway and Hollywood, includes Tony Kushner, who is also the executive producer. Tony Award winner Justin Beck, who designed the film; Celebrity conductor and award-winning Los Angeles Philharmonic and GRAMMY Gustavo Dadamel, who took charge of recordingsExcellent soundtrack; Academy Award-nominated composer and conductor David new man (Anastasia), who composed the score; Tony Award winning composer Jenin treasures (Fun Home, totally modern Millie), who supervised the singing crew; Grammy-nominated music supervisor not shiny Sullivan (Beauty and the Beast, Chicago), executive producer of the film’s music. The movie is produced by Spielbergby an Oscar-nominated producer Kristi Makosko Krieger A Tony Award winning producer Kevin McCullum. West side story Film writing from show Broadway Original from 1957, with a libretto composed by Arthur Lorentz, music by Leonard Bernstein, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, and choreographed, directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins. West Side Story 20 is coming On December 16 In Italian cinemas, the Walt Disney Company distributes Italy.
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