Hollywood Premiere, Wednesday, December 13, 1961 @ 8:30 PM
Regular Engagement: Thursday, December 14, 1961 - Thursday, January 17, 1963 (57 Weeks)

West Side Story
Starring Natalie Wood and Richard Beymer
Directed by Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins
A United Artists Release in Panavision 70 and Technicolor
Presented in 70mm, and 6-Track Stereophonic Sound
152 Minutes
Awarded "Best Picture" by AMPAS, Monday, April 9, 1962, Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica
Reserved Seat Engagement Seats at Box Office or by Mail

Prices and Showtimes:

Evenings (Monday - Thursday) at 8:30 PM, and (Sunday) at 8:00 PM:
Loge: $2.80 / Orchestra: $2.20 and $1.65

Evenings (Friday, Saturday and Holidays) at 8:30 PM:
Loge: $3.50 / Orchestra: $2.80 and $2.20

Matinee (Wednesday) at 2:00 PM:
Loge: $2.20 / Orchestra: $1.65 and $1.25

Matinee (Staurday) at 2:00 PM:
Loge: $2.50 / Orchestra: $2.00 and $1.45

Matinee (Sunday) at 2:00 PM:
Loge: $2.80 / Orchestra: $2.20 and $1.65

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Special Holiday Matinees
Monday, December 17 through Friday, December 21, 1962 at 2:00 PM:
Loge: $2.20 / Orchestra: $1.65 and $1.25

Saturday, December 15, Sunday, December 16, Saturday, December 22 and Sunday, December 23, 1962 at 2:00 PM:
Loge: $2.50 / Orchestra: $2.00 and $1.45

Monday, December 24 through Tuesday, January 1, 1963 at 2:00 PM:
Loge: $2.80 / Orchestra: $2.20 and $1.65

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Evenings at 8:30 PM
Monday December 24, through Tuesday, January 1, 1963
Loge: $3.50 / Orchestra: $2.80 and $2.20

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Special Performance, Sunday, December 23, 1962 at 5:00 PM:
Loge: $2.80 / Orchestra: $2.20 and $1.65

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Special New Years Performance, Monday, December 31 at 8:30 PM:
Loge: $5.00 / Orchestra: $4.00 and $2.50

Thursday, January 18, 1962
Charlton Heston (38) Forecourt Ceremonies
  Friday, May 18, 1961:

Grauman's Chinese Theatre 35th Birthday Today
Monday, June 11, 1962:

New Summer Schedule: Daily Matinees of "West Side Story" at 2:00 PM
 
Thursday, July 26, 1962
Sophia Loren (27) Forecourt Ceremonies
  Monday, September 17, 1962:

Reverting to Regular Schedule. "West Side Story" Monday - Saturday Evening at 8:30 PM, Sunday Evening at 8:00 PM, Matinees Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday at 2:00 PM
 
Thursday, November 1, 1962
Kirk Douglas (45) Forecourt Ceremonies


Actress Lori Lyons walks across the east Forecourt in a scene from the film Stopover in Hollywood (1963). Photographed and directed by Will Williams. © 1963 by Paramount Pictures.
 
Reported Gross "West Side Story" @ $1.25 - $5.00
Week
Week Ending
Perfs.
Gross
1
Thursday, Decmber 21, 1961 (9 Days)
15
 
2
Thursday, December 28, 1961
15
 
3
Thursday, January 4, 1962
12
 
4
Thursday, January 11, 1962
10
 
5
Thursday, January 18, 1962
10
 
6
Thursday, January 25, 1962
10
 
7
Thursday, February 1, 1962
10
 
8
Thursday, February 8, 1962
10
 
9
Thursday, February 15, 1962
10
 
10
Thursday, February 22, 1962
10
 
11
Thursday, March 1, 1962
10
 
12
Thursday, March 8, 1962
10
 
13
Thursday, March 15, 1962
10
 
14
Thursday, March 22, 1962
10
 
15
Thursday, March 29, 1962
10
 
16
Thursday, April 5, 1962
10
 
17
Thursday, April 12, 1962
10
 
18
Thursday, April 19, 1962
10
 
19
Thursday, April 26, 1962
10
 
20
Thursday, May 3, 1962
10
 
21
Thursday, May 10, 1962
10
 
22
Thursday, May 17, 1962
10
 
23
Thursday, May 24, 1962
10
 
24
Thursday, May 31, 1962
10
 
25
Thursday, June 7, 1962
13
 
26
Thursday, June 14, 1962
14
 
27
Thursday, June 21, 1962
14
 
28
Thursday, June 28, 1962
14
 
29
Thursday, July 5, 1962
14
 
30
Thursday, July 12, 1962
14
 
31
Thursday, July 19, 1962
14
 
32
Thursday, July 26, 1962
14
 
33
Thursday, August 2, 1962
14
 
34
Thursday, August 9, 1962
14
 
35
Thursday, August 16, 1962
14
 
36
Thursday, August 23, 1962
14
 
37
Thursday, August 30, 1962
14
 
38
Thursday, September 6, 1962
14
 
39
Thursday, September 13, 1962
14
 
40
Thursday, September 20, 1962
11
 
41
Thursday, September 27, 1962
10
 
42
Thursday, October 4, 1962
10
 
43
Thursday, October 11, 1962
10
 
44
Thursday, October 18, 1962
10
 
45
Thursday, October 25, 1962
10
 
46
Thursday, November 1, 1962
10
 
47
Thursday, November 8, 1962
10
 
48
Thursday, November 15, 1962
10
 
49
Thursday, November 22, 1962
10
 
50
Thursday, November 29, 1962
10
 
51
Thursday, December 6, 1962
10
 
52
Thursday, December 13, 1962
10
 
53
Thursday, December 20, 1962
13
 
54
Thursday, December 27, 1962
15
 
55
Thursday, January 3, 1963
13
 
56
Thursday, January 10, 1963
10
 
57
Thursday, January 17, 1963
10
 
Totals
401 Days
Daily Average: $
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57 Weeks
Average Performance: $
653
 
Source: Variety

 
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