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July 24th “West Side Story” 8:30 pm


“West Side Story”

directed by

Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins

The 1961 musical film adaptation of the 1957 Broadway musical¬†inspired by Shakespeare’s play Romeo and Juliet . It stars Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer, Russ Tamblyn, Rita Moreno and George Chakiris

The film received praise from critics and the public, and won ten Academy Awards in its eleven nominated categories, including Best Picture. West Side Story holds the distinction of having won more Academy Awards than any other musical film

click below to view the original trailer

2007 Sponsors

We would like to thank all of our sponsors whose generous contributions made the 3rd Season of Films in Van Vorst Possible.

Bar Majestic

City Of Jersey City

Del Forno Real Estate

Duck Duck Goose

Marco & Pepe

The Merchant

The Van Vorst Park Association


We are happy to announce that the film series in Van Vorst Park “Films in Van Vorst” will be happening again this year thanks to the generous contributions of our sponsors:

Bar Majestic


City of Jersey City

Del Forno Real Estate

Downtown Jersey City – Historic Special Improvement District

Duck Duck Goose


Sullivan Financial

Van Vorst Park Association

We are very grateful for their donation and their continuous support of cultural and educational projects in Downtown Jersey City.

Special thanks to the Friends of Van Vorst Park and to Jeff Spangler for designing our wonderful poster!