West Side Story
, the most exciting musical theater masterpiece of the 20th century.
When four theatrical giants — Jerome Robbins, Leonard Bernstein, Arthur Laurents and Stephen Sondheim — created West Side Story
, it was immediately hailed as an “indisputable, boundary-busting masterpiece” (The New York Times
) that “explodes every imaginable idea of what a musical can be” (New York Magazine
). Now, three of the most daring theater-makers of our time — director Ivo van Hove (A View From the Bridge
and The Crucible
), choreographer Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker, and designer and frequent Van Hove collaborator Jan Versweyveld — offer a radical, thrilling new interpretation of this iconic work, with extraordinary dancing, breathtaking vision, and 33 young, brilliantly gifted performers all making their Broadway debuts. Don’t miss this opportunity to see a landmark in musical theater history as if for the very first time.