West Side Story

West Side Story
Start date
Tuesday 17 June
End date
Saturday 28 June
Venue
His Majesty's Theatre
Time
Mon - Sat 7.30pm | Matinee Thu 2pm & Sat 2pm | Audio described & captioned: Sat 28, 2.30pm | Signed Thu 26, 7.30pm
Age
All
Price
★£43.50 - £20.50 inc. bf | Premium seats £48.50-£37.50 inc. bf

Event Description

Ambassador Theatre Group presents

WEST SIDE STORY

by Leonard Bernstein

Running time 2 hours 30 minutes (including interval)

Script by Arthur Laurents
Music by Leonard Bernstein
Song lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Original choreography by Jerome Robbins

No. 1 ‘Greatest Musical of All Time’ The Times (Top 50 Musicals 2013)

"Imaginative and mesmerising choreography is definitely the star of this musical giant" Press & Journal

"A 'TIMELESS American tale', West Side Story is a giant among musicals" Evening Express

Direct from a sell-out London season and following international critical acclaim, West Side Story comes to His Majesty's Theatre.

With ground-breaking choreography by the legendary Jerome Robbins, book by Arthur Laurents, an unforgettable score by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, West Side Story changed the face of musical theatre for ever. Now Joey McKneely’s vibrant stage production is thrilling audiences again.

Based on Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet and packed with unforgettable songs including Maria, Tonight, Somewhere, America and I Feel Pretty, this production of West Side Story is 'still as gloriously fresh, relevant and thrilling as ever.’ (Time Out 2013)

Be sure not to miss this production of the classic musical, ‘there’s nothing more exciting or engaging at the moment on stage.’ (Telegraph 2013)

Based on a conception by Jerome Robbins
Book by Arthur Laurents
Music by Leonard Bernstein
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Entire original production directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Originally produced on Broadway by Robert E. Griffithand Harold S. Prince by arrangement with Roger L. Stevens

★★★★★ ‘Unmissable’ Sunday Express

‘Go see this show and be stunned by genius’ Telegraph

★★★★ ‘Catch it if you can’ The Observer

★★★★ ‘Dazzles anew’ Times

★★★★ ‘The brilliance is rediscovered’ Guardian

★★★★ ‘Ground-breaking choreography with exhilarating drive' Evening Standard
 

Audio Described
Saturday 28 June, 2.30pm

Signed
Thursday 26 June, 7.30pm

Captioned
Saturday 28 June, 2.30pm

 

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Audience reviews

@beanie49
"West Side Story was great tonight! Amazing show!"

@nica779
"West Side Story at HMT was amazing, beautiful, energetic. A must see. Fantastic cast. Well done to all"

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