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West Side Story Production Information


Opening:

December 12, 1958

Closing:June 10, 1961
# Performances:1040
Theatres: Her Majesty's Theatre (London, )
12/12/1958 - 6/10/1961

Production Type:Original Production
Production Status: Closed
Run Type:Open Run
Market:West End
Intermissions:1
 

 


Other Productions of West Side Story


2005   UK Tour International Tour
UK Tour
1957   Broadway Original Broadway Production
Broadway
1958   West End London Production
West End
1959   US Tour National Tour
US Tour
1960   Broadway Return Engagement [Broadway]
Broadway
1964   Broadway City Center Revival
Broadway
1968   Broadway Broadway Revival
Broadway
1980   Broadway Broadway Revival
Broadway
1991   Milburn, NJ (Regional) Paper Mill Production
Milburn, NJ (Regional)
1992   Regional (UK) Regional Revival
Regional (UK)
1998   West End London Revival
West End
2006   Houston, TX (Regional) Theatre Under the Stars Production
Houston, TX (Regional)
2009   Broadway Broadway Revival
Broadway
2010   US Tour National Tour
US Tour

 


Audio Recordings


1957  Original Broadway Cast
1960  Studio Cast
1961  Film Soundtrack
1962  Studio Cast
1964  Studio Cast
1966 (i)  Studio Cast
1966 (ii)  Studio Cast
1966 (iii)  Studio Cast
1983  Australian Cast
1985  Studio Cast
1993  London Revival Cast
1993  Studio Cast
1994  Excerpts (Lost in Boston)
1995  Studio Cast
1996  Studio Cast
unknown (i)  Studio Cast
unknown (ii)  Studio Cast

Show Information

SHOW TYPE: Musical

OTHER TITLES:

  • East Side Story (working title)
  • Gangway! (alternate title - only as a joke written by Arthur Laurents on an outline)

Score Overview


The following is a list of songs in the show or that have been included in the show in various versions:

Main Program

Prologue
Jet Song
Something's Coming
The Dance at the Gym
Maria
Tonight
America
Cool
One Hand, One Heart
The Rumble
I Feel Pretty
Somewhere
Gee, Officer Krupke!
A Boy Like That
I Have a Love
Taunting

Cut prior to opening

Kids Ain't
a.k.a. Kids Ain't Like Everybody Else
a.k.a. Like Everybody Else
This Turf Is Ours
Opening Sequence
a.k.a. Up to the Moon; My Greatest Day
Mix!