Somwhere Westside Story - Lyrics to 'Somewhere' by Westside Story: TONY: There's a place for us, Somewhere a place for us. Peace and quiet and open air Wait for us Somewhere. Peace and quiet and open air Wait for us Somewhere. I'm sat here bored, listening to this song. I type it into you., i think, we need one with words. West Side Story won an almost-record ten Oscars, including Best Picture, supporting awards to Chakiris and Rita Moreno as Bernardo's girlfriend, Anita, and Best Director to Robbins and Wise Broadway superstar Cynthia Erivo performs "Somewhere (There's a Place For Us)" from West Side Story with the National Symphony Orchestra. Composed by Leonard Bernstein with lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Somwhere Westside Story.