Broadway’s “West Side Story” Nationwide Talent Search for Dancers

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“West Side Story” is now casting dancers in Miami, Florida.

Telsey and Company are holding a nationwide search for dancers for the upcoming Broadway revival “West Side Story”. Directed by Ivo van Hove and choreographed by Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker with rehearsals starting on October 2019.

Open auditions will take place in Miami, Florida on Wednesday, February 27th. Producers are seeking contemporary dancers of all ethnicities, ages 15 to 24.

To receive an appointment time and additional information, please email a picture/resume or video to: [email protected]

About “West Side Story”:

West Side Story is a 1961 American musical romantic tragedy film by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins. The film is an adaptation of the 1957 Broadway musical of the same name, which in turn was inspired by William Shakespeare’s play Romeo and Juliet. It stars Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer, Russ Tamblyn, Rita Moreno, and George Chakiris, and was photographed by Daniel L. Fapp, A.S.C., in Super Panavision 70. Released on October 18, 1961, through United Artists, the film received high praise from critics and viewers, and became the second highest grossing film of the year in the United States. The film was nominated for 11 Academy Awards and won 10, including Best Picture (as well as a special award for Robbins), becoming the record holder for the most wins for a movie musical.

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Please do not apply, if you are not local or if you do not fit the description.

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