West Side Story

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With thrilling music by Leonard Bernstein and wonderful lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, West Side Story is based on the Shakespearean classic Romeo and Juliet and sees the street gangs of New York clash in this breath taking musical packed with hit songs and high energy dance. 

This amateur production is presented by arrangement with Music Theatre International (Europe). 

To coincide with the musical's amazing 60th anniversary, this production of West Side Story features talented local people age 16-28 alongside a professional team and is directed by our very own Executive Director Paul Kerryson, fresh from his successful tour of the international hit musical Hairspray

There are certain scenes with gang warfare action which may be considered unsuitable for children under 12 years.

  • Duration: 2hr 45mins (includes interval)
  • Age Guidance: Ages 12 & over only
  • Price: £18-£22