West Side Story


O Cinema South Beach Sun, Apr 14 4:00 PM


WEST SIDE STORY is a timeless cinematic masterpiece that reimagines Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” in the streets of 1950s New York City. The film is a poignant narrative of love and conflict, focusing on the star-crossed lovers, Maria and Tony, who find themselves caught between the fierce rivalry of two teenage street gangs: the Jets and the Sharks. As the two young lovers dream of a life together away from the violence and hatred, their loyalty and love are tested by the escalating tension between their communities.


This sing-along screening of WEST SIDE STORY provides audiences with the unique opportunity to engage with the film’s legendary score by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Attendees can lend their voices to iconic and emotive songs like “Tonight,” “America,” “Somewhere,” and “I Feel Pretty.” The on-screen lyrics will guide the audience through each musical number, allowing everyone, from those experiencing the story for the first time to longtime fans, to participate actively in the magic and drama of this classic tale.


The event is more than just a film screening; it’s a communal experience that celebrates the power of music, dance, and storytelling. As attendees sing along with the characters, they’ll feel the rush of love, the thrill of the dance, and the tragedy of conflict. This sing-along version of “West Side Story” invites audiences to experience the passion and energy of this beloved musical in a new and interactive way, making it an unforgettable evening for all.