Wenngleich die Geschichte im New York der 1950er-Jahre spielt, so ist die Brisanz von Ressentiments zwischen ethnisch unterschiedlichen Gruppen sowie ein aus Chancenlosigkeit, Frust und Ablehnung resultierendes Gewaltpotential unter Jugendlichen für unsere heutige Gesellschaft nicht von der Hand zu weisen.
TUE – FRI 8 PM | SAT 4 & 8 PM | SUN 2 & 6 PM
After receiving rave reviews across the board from critics and audiences alike, Eric Abraham and the Fugard Theatre’s smash hit production of West Side Story will return to Cape Town at the Artscape Opera House in 2018.
The IU Jacobs School proudly presents a new production of this “thrilling fusion of dance, drama and song.” The New York Times
The Cincinnati Pops joins the worldwide celebration of Leonard Bernstein's 100th birthday. Relive the brilliance, grit and emotion of the Oscar®-winning film on the big screen above the stage while John Morris Russell (conductor) and the Pops perform every note of the iconic score. This is a completely unique visual and sonic experience not to be missed.
FILM WITH LIVE MUSIC
WILLIAM EDDINS Conductor
The music of West Side Story, live in concert. The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra accompanies the Oscar-winning motion picture—performing every note of Leonard Bernstein’s romantic, rumble-filled score!
One of the most innovative, heart-wrenching and relevant musical dramas of our time.
The MSO plays Leonard Bernstein’s electrifying score and memorable songs with lyrics by Stephen Sondheim live, while the newly re-mastered film is shown in glorious high definition on the big screen with the original vocals and dialogue intact.
The Boston Symphony, conducted by David Newman, plays Leonard Bernstein's electrifying score live, while the newly remastered film is shown on large screens in high definition with the original vocals and dialogue intact.
Bernstein’s authentic American love story (inspired by Romeo and Juliet) is performed in feature-length high definition. The Oscar-winning film is shown above the stage with original vocals and dialogue, while the Philharmonic performs the score.