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West Side Story returns to Broadway this month with a more bilingual touch. Featured story Bilingual, yet still contentious 'West Side Story' headed back to Broadway Karen Olivo has a leg up as Anita in "West Side Story." Notice to all those Jets and Sharks nostalgics counting the hours for the "West Side Story" Broadway comeback: the actors aren’t botching the words. This time around, Maria’s "I Feel Pretty" becomes "[Me] Siento Hermosa" and Anita spits out "Un Hombre Así" instead of "A Boy Like That." For more, go to this report by Robert Friedman in the Daily News http://www.nydailynews.com/latino/2009/02/11/2009-02-11_bilingual_yet_still_contentious_west_sid.html For the show's site, go to http://www.broadwaywestsidestory.com/