From first notes to final breath, West Side
Story is one of the most memorable musicals of all
Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet is transported to 1950s
New York City as two young idealistic lovers find themselves caught
between warring street gangs, the American Jets and the Puerto
Rican Sharks. Their struggle to survive in a world of hate,
violence and prejudice is one of the most innovative,
heart-wrenching and relevant musical dramas of our time.
In its 60th anniversary year, Arthur Laurents' book remains as
powerful, poignant and timely as ever. The score by Leonard
Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim is widely regarded as one of the
best ever written.
Join Orbit Theatre, Wales' No 1 amateur company, as the world's
greatest love story takes to the streets in this landmark Broadway
musical that is one of the theatre's finest accomplishments.