Here's Your Chance to Audition for the New "West Side Story" Movie

A still from the 1961 film version of West Side Story

Calling all aspiring Jets and Sharks: There's about to be an open dance call for the Steven Spielberg/Tony Kushner film adaptation of West Side Story!

If you're between the ages of 15 and 25, with a strong dance background and an ability to sing, get yourself to the Gelsey Kirkland Academy of Classical Ballet in Brooklyn, NY, next Tuesday, September 11th. Sign-in begins at 9 am for men and 1 pm for women.

Not in/around NYC? Never fear: You can also email a video of yourself dancing and singing, along with your headshot, resumé, and contact information, to

Complete info below. Merde, everybody!

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