West Side Story

West Side Story Shanghai

The classic Leonard Bernstein musical that began Sondheim’s career, based on Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet; one of the most iconic musicals of all time.

When Tony goes to support the Jets at a school dance he meets Maria, the sister of the Shark’s leader, Bernardo, and falls in love. They dream of overcoming their differences, but gang violence makes it impossible for them to live happily ever after.

West Side Story opened at the Shanghai Culture Theatre November 2017.