Latest West Side Story Stories

2008-08-03 15:00:15

By Patti Conley, Beaver County Times, Pa. Aug. 3--PITTSBURGH -- Ali Ewoldt is a just-in-case kind of a girl.

2008-08-03 03:00:17

By Alice T. Carter, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Aug. 3--For Van Kaplan, Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera executive producer, putting "West Side Story" on this season's schedule had a particular urgency.

2008-07-30 09:00:56

By Matt Wolf Can one ever say too much about love or cease to marvel at the dramatic possibilities afforded by that most profound of emotions? Not on the evidence of a London theater given over of late to meditations, by turns beautiful and brutal, on the often unexpected course traveled by any and all amours.

2008-07-27 00:00:29

By Clifford Bishop The street violence in Bernstein's version of 'Romeo and Juliet' gives added power to its high-energy mix of danger and romance Dance West Side Story Sadler's Wells LONDON Spartacus Coliseum LONDON Some things are timeless.

2008-07-25 00:00:32

By Rhoda Koenig First Night WEST SIDE STORY Sadler's Wells LONDON **** You can see why they were terrified.

2008-07-22 00:00:28

A plymouth musical youth theatre company is looking for male performers to swell the 'gangs' in a city production. Directors also need a Tony, the leader of the Jets, in their version of West Side Story.

2008-07-19 06:00:23

By Claudia Sullivan, Kerrville Daily Times, Texas Jul. 19--In 2006, television viewers were swept away by an event from which we still feel the aftershock. It wasn't an earthquake. It wasn't a hurricane.

2008-07-18 18:00:27

By Marta Hepler Drahos, The Record-Eagle, Traverse City, Mich. Jul. 18--NORTHPORT -- It may be a presidential election year, but the yard signs and bumper stickers cropping up in Northport these days are for an even more rancorous contest: the Jets vs. the Sharks.

2008-07-13 09:00:25

By WORDS BY DAVID BENEDICT This month, 'West Side Story' returns to the London stage in a form unchanged since 1957. Time for a 21st-century makeover? Certainly not, says its original lyricist, Stephen Sondheim...

2008-07-10 09:00:56

By Amanda Deprospero, The Dominion Post, Morgantown, W.Va. Jul. 10--"WEST SIDE STORY" showtimes are 8 p.m. today and Friday and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday on the Lyell B. Clay Concert Theatre stage at the WVU Creative Arts Center. Info and tickets: 291-4117 or wvpublictheatre.com.

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