Event West Side Story
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Venue Festival Theatre, Adelaide, SA
First Date 25 June 1994
Opening Date 25 June 1994
Last Date 23 July 1994
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description Two rival gangs, the polyglot American Jets and the newly arrived Puerto Rican Sharks, fight it out on the streets of New York's Manhattan. VSO's foray into popular Musicals, in a production based on Jerome Robbins' original.
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Music
Subjects Youth Issues
Name Function Notes
Kelley Abbey Actor Teresita
Miguel Ayesa Actor Mouthpiece
Theresa Borg Actor Francisca
Billy Burke Actor A-Rab
Mark Byrne Actor Snow Boy
Leanne Cherny Actor Anybodys
Peter-John Clarke Actor Swing
Kate Cole Actor Rosalia
Martin Crewes Actor Chino
Robin Cuming Actor Doc
Ian Dixon Actor Moose
Eden Gaha Actor Action
Jason Gardiner Actor Gee-tar
Mark Hodge Actor Pepe
Jacqui Howard Actor Graziella
Gerard Kennedy Actor Schrank
Adam Marchant Actor Bernardo
Penny Martin Actor Velma
Sean McDermott Actor Tony
Todd McKenney Actor Riff
Campbell McKenzie Actor Indio
Jonathan Mill Actor Krupke
Jane Miller Actor Pauline
Cameron Mitchell Actor Baby John
Leisel Moran Actor Clarice
Caroline O'Connor Actor Anita
Paul Paddick Actor Diesel
Kerry Peters Actor Swing
Marina Prior Actor Maria
Thern Reynolds Actor Nibbles
Tiaho Selwyn Actor Estella
Chris Shepherd Actor Juano
Lita Stathis Actor Minnie
Garry Stewart Actor Big Deal
Rodney Syaranamual Actor Luis
Bill Ten Eyck Actor Gladhand
Sonali Versace Actor Marguerita
Sherry Wakefield Actor Consuelo
Kym Wallis Actor Tiger
Paul White Assistant Musical Director
Arthur Laurents Book and Lyrics
Kevin Backstrom Choreographer
Jerome Robbins Choreographer
Leonard Bernstein Composer
Roger Kirk Costume Designer
John Gunter Designer
Ian Judge Director
Nigel Levings Lighting Designer
Stephen Sondheim Lyricist
Brian Stacey Musical Director
Brett Murphy Resident Director
John Scandrett Sound Designer
Text Nationality United States of America
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record June 1994
Data Reviewed By Geoffrey Milne (GeoffreyMilne) on 24 April 2012
Event Identifier 24987