West Side Story

Original Broadway Production

26 September 1957 – 28 February 1959 at Winter Garden Theatre
2nd March 1959 – 10th May 1959 at Broadway Theatre
11th May 1959 – 26th June 1959 at Winter Garden Theatre

London Production

Her Majesty’s Theatre (12 December 1958 – June 1961)
following the European premiere at the Manchester Opera House (14 November 1958 – 6 December 1958)

Book by Arthur Laurents
Conceived by Jerome Robbins
Music by Leonard Bernstein
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Musical Director: Max Goberman
Directed and Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Co-Choreographer: Peter Gennaro
Scenic Design: Oliver Smith
Costume Design: Irene Sharaff
Lighting Design: Jean Rosenthal
Sound Design: Sound Associates Inc.

West Side Story at the Internet Broadway Database

West Side Story Original Broadway Cast
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Cue Book - West Side Story (1957)
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West Side Story (1957)
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From The Lighting Archive

LSI: West Side Story (January 2014)
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From Lighting & Sound International

West Side Story cast on The Ed Sullivan Show, 1958