purple_smurf: The Emcee and a chorus girl from 'Wilkommen' in the film version of Cabaret (cabaret)
purple_smurf ([personal profile] purple_smurf) wrote in [community profile] musicals_monday2009-09-28 12:21 am

West Side Story - America

Performed by: Chita Rivera and Marilyn Cooper
Lyrics: Stephen Sondheim
Music: Leonard Bernstein
Recording: Original Broadway Cast
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Video: from the 1961 Jerome Robbins & Robert Wise directed film, with George Chakiris and Rita Moreno performing Bernardo and Anita respectively.


Other versions:
Karen Olivo & company on Broadway
Karen Olivo & company on Letterman
The Muppets
Patti Labelle & Natalie Cole
2008/9 UK touring company with Jayde Westaby on One Night Only