'West Side Story' goes to Riverside

RIVERSIDE - The Broadway revival of "West Side Story" will be performed at the Fox Performing Arts Center in Riverside on March 9 for two performances only."West Side Story" tells the story of star-crossed lovers Tony and Maria as they struggle to rise above the hatred and intolerance that surrounds them. The Associated Press says "West Side Story" "remains Broadway's best dance-driven musical. five decades have not dimmed the extraordinary choreography or the score that pulsates throughout." Performances are at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets are on sale at Ticketmaster outlets or by calling (800) 745-3000.

********** Published: Feb. 13, 2014 - Volume 12 - Issue 44