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San Francisco Symphony, Cheyenne Jackson record a sparkling 'West Side Story'
San Francisco Symphony, Cheyenne Jackson record a sparkling 'West Side Story'

San Francisco Symphony conductor Michael Tilson Thomas set out to create the definitive concert version of Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim's musical masterpiece "West Side Story." In a live concert recorded last June – starring Cheyenne Jackson as Tony, Alexandra Silber as Maria, Jessica Vosk as Anita, and Kevin Vortmann as Riff – Tilson Thomas and company succeeded brilliantly. Star Cheyenne Jackson, a champion of LGBT causes, is known for his on and Off Broadway roles in "Xanadu," "Finian's Rainbow," and "Damn Yankees," and for his TV roles on "30 Rock," "Glee," and "Behind the...

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