How Rita Moreno auditioned and rehearsed for West Side Story
How Rita Moreno auditioned and rehearsed for West Side Story American Masters
On December 12, 2006, Rita Moreno reflected on how Jerome Robbins’ toughness as a director and choreographer shaped the 1961 production of "West Side Story" and helped her sharpen her skillset. Interview conducted by director Judy Kinberg for "Jerome Robbins: Something to Dance About" (2009).
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