West Side Story: Film https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/ West Side Story: Film Film Publicity Shot: David Winters, Jay Norman, David Bean, Tony Mordente (Photo courtesy of Tony Mordente) https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356431 150356431 The skeleton crew rehearsing: Jerome Robbins, Carole D?Andrea, Gina Trikonis, Maria Jimenez Henley (Photo courtesy of Maria Jimenez Henley) https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356824 150356824 Taking a break, Maria Jimenez Henley, Gina Trikonis, Carole D?Andrea (Photo courtesy of Maria Jimenez Henley) https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356827 150356827 Film rehearsal: Tony Mordente, Tucker Smith, David Winters, Eliot Feld, and Russ Tamblyn (photo courtesy of Tony Mordente) https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356835 150356835 Tommy Abbott (bottom left, sitting cross-leg) on the set of the movie. https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356429 150356429 Celebrating Jerome Robbins birthday on the set: Bert Michaels, Betty Walberg (musical assistant to Mr. Robbins), Jerome Robbins, Maria Jimenez Henley, Eddie Verso (Photo courtesy of Maria Jimenez Henley) https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356826 150356826 Jets doing the infamous Rain Dance in NY https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150360106 150360106 Warming U[ https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=189418369 189418369 And they were told to stop the rain dances https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150364597 150364597 Morning warm-up: Jerome Robbins, Scooter Teague, Bert Michaels, Tommy Abbot, David Winters (photo courtesy of Tony Mordente) https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356834 150356834 Warming up in New York Street https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=200234235 200234235 Long rehearsal for Dance at the Gym https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356828 150356828 Robert Wise https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150364598 150364598 Jerome Robbins, Tony Mordente and Tucker Smith on the set of West Side Story https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150361677 150361677 Director Robert Wise with Tucker Smith and David Winters https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356432 150356432 Tony Mordente with Natalie Wood, star of West Side Story https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150359447 150359447 Tommy Abbott with Richard Beymer and Natalie Wood https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=189418368 189418368 Rehearsing the Prologue https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=197805262 197805262 Filming the Prologue https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=193467890 193467890 Warming up in New York https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=201608773 201608773 Preparing iconic scene https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=193467891 193467891 Watching the famous paint scene. On ladder, Jaime Rogers, Eddie Verso and Rober Thompson. Right, Tucker Smith, Jay Norman (photo courtesy of Tony Mordente) https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356423 150356423 David Winters, Eliot Feld, Tony Mordente, Bert Michaels, Nick Covacevich, Rudy Del Campo (photo courtesy of Tony Mordente) https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356422 150356422 Another view of famous paint scene https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356424 150356424 The Jets are in the air (photo courtesy of Tony Mordente) https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356421 150356421 The Prologue https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150412867 150412867 Jets Centerfold https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356836 150356836 David Winters shakes off he paint (Photo courtesy of Tony Mordente) https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150359445 150359445 The Prologue https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356946 150356946 The Prologue https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356945 150356945 The Prologue https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356840 150356840 Jay Norman, George Chakiris, and Eddie Verso https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356420 150356420 The Prologue https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356419 150356419 Sharks, Larry Roquemore, Jaime Rogers, Andre Tayir, and Robert Thompson with Jets, Scooter Teague and Harvey Evans https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356428 150356428 Jets are in the air. https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356430 150356430 Jets David Winters and Eliot Feld with Sharks, Eddie Verso, George Chakiris, and Jay Norman, along with some film crew. https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356841 150356841 Tony Mordente and Jaime Rogers in the famous leap scene. https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356838 150356838 Tony Mordente, Tucker Smith, Russ Tamblyn, Tommy Abbott, Simon Oakland, David Winters, and William Bramley https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356427 150356427 Actually filmed one year later. They literally turned the corner and aged a year. https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356947 150356947 The Jet Song https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356418 150356418 Dance at the Gym https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356831 150356831 From left: George Chakiris, Maria Jimenez Henley, Joanne Miya, Rita Moreno, Linda Dangcil, and Suzie Kaye https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356426 150356426 Baby John Present and Baby John Past https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356843 150356843 Searching for Loudmouth Crudhead https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356829 150356829 Cool https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356830 150356830 Cool https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356844 150356844 Tucker Smith (Ice) and David Winters (A-Rab) in Doc's Candy Store https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150412868 150412868 From movie booklet. In bottom picture, not the black wristbands on the Sharks. Legend has it it was the idea Jay Norman and George Chakiris. https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150437873 150437873 Cast Page from movie booklet https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356837 150356837 Cast Page from movie booklet https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150359044 150359044 David Winters, Tony Mordente, and Natalie Wood. https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356948 150356948 The West Side Boys on the cover of 16 magazine. https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356839 150356839 Some Jets featured in 16 Magazine https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356832 150356832 Some Sharks featured in 16 Magazine https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356833 150356833 Tony Mordente featured in "West Side Story Memories". https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356842 150356842 Magazine article https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356950 150356950 Magazine article https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150356949 150356949 Letter from Robert Wise to fan https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=176452793 176452793 https://www.jetsandsharks101.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=201821399 201821399