West Side Story http://wkms.org en West Side Story Revival Comes to Paducah http://wkms.org/post/west-side-story-revival-comes-paducah <p></p><p></p><p>The original production of West Side Story opened on Broadway in 1957. The film version premiered in 1961, and won a slew of Academy Awards, including Best Picture. This musical adaptation of Romeo and Juliet is a favorite among many for its high energy dance numbers, its memorable songs, and its enduring storyline. The traveling production of West Side Story comes to <a href="http://www.thecarsoncenter.org/">the Carson Center </a>in Paducah, November 19 and 20. Angela Hatton spoke with Theo Lencicki, who plays Riff, the leader of the white street gang, the Jets.</p> Fri, 16 Nov 2012 17:34:30 +0000 Angela Hatton 24605 at http://wkms.org West Side Story Revival Comes to Paducah