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West Side Story

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About the Show Less...

Fifty years after the show made its London debut, Joey McKneely’s vibrant new stage production of the classic dance musical returns. Read More >

Based on Shakespeare’s Romeo And Juliet, West Side Story is packed with unforgettable songs including Maria, Tonight, Somewhere, America and I Feel Pretty.

The movie version went on to win an incredible 10 Academy Awards (including Best Picture) and further cemented the reputation of this undoubted masterpiece.

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Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 22/07/2008

Closing Night: 31/08/2008

Running time: 2h30

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Cast & Creative


Director - Joey McKneely

Choreographer - Jerome Robbins

Lyrics By - Stephen Sondheim

About Sadler’s Wells

Rosebery Avenue, London EC1R 4TN

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