West Side Story 06/21–08/03Buy Tickets
HOLLAND—Hope College Summer Repertory Theatre 2019 presents West Side Story with a book by Arthur Laurents, music by Leonard Bernstein, and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim at the DeWitt Center main theater from June 21 through August 3. Tickets are available online at hope.edu/tickets.
The world’s greatest love story takes to the gang-ridden streets of New York City in this landmark musical. This updated telling of Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” features two young, idealistic lovers torn apart by warring street gangs. Their struggle to survive in a world of prejudice is one of the most heart-wrenching musical dramas of all time. The thrilling musical score includes “Tonight,” “Maria,” “I “Feel Pretty” and “Somewhere.” From the first notes to the final breath, “West Side Story” is a thrilling presentation of a matchless work of art.