West Side Story

West Side Story

Broadway
Musical
Original
SYNOPSIS: West Side Story transposes Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet to the gang-ridden streets of 1950s Manhattan, dominated by the Sharks and the Jets. Two teens from the bitter-enemy gangs meet and fall in love at a fateful gym dance.
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Awards

Theatre World Awards
1958 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1958 Best Choreography Winner
1958 Best Featured Actress in a Musical Nominee
1958 Conductor and Musical Director Nominee
1958 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1958 Musical Nominee
1958 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Winner