Event West Side Story
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Venue Capitol Theatre, Sydney, NSW
First Date 14 December 1996
Opening Date 31 December 1996
Last Date 25 January 1997
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description The show is undoubtedly as exiting as ever - the combination of Leonard Bernstein's music, Sondheim's lyrics and Jerome Robbins choreography brings a depth to the story of the lovers besieged by racism and poverty.
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Musical
Subjects Love
Name Function Notes
Fabian Aloise Actor Nibbles
Chris Bakis Actor Bernardo
Stephen Butterworth Actor Chino
Emma Chapman Actor Pauline
Leanne Cherny Actor Anybody's
Sue-Ellen Chester Actor Graziella
Peter Cousens Actor Tony
Robin Cuming Actor Doc
Eden Gaha Actor Action
Penny Hadley Actor Minnie
Andrew Hallsworth Actor Swing
Mark Hodge Actor Pepe
Christopher Horsey Actor Big Deal
Nicola Humphrey Actor Velma
Maree Johnson Actor Maria
Rochelle Jones Actor Swing
Tia Jordan Actor Teresita
Steven Judkins Actor Diesel
Gerard Kennedy Actor Schrank
Martin Lewis Actor Gee-tar
Simon Lind Actor Juano
Adam Lloyd Actor Baby John
Frank Lotrionte Actor Swing
Jonathan Mill Actor Krupke
Tracie Morley Actor Clarice
Richard Neame Actor Mouthpiece
Deon Nuku Actor Indio
Caroline O'Connor Actor Anita
Kerry Peters Actor Consuela
Danielle Playel Actor Estella
Troy Rowley Actor A-rab
Sam Samuel Actor Luis
Rohan-Mack Seinor Actor Riff
Liani Smith Actor Francesca
Bill Ten Eyck Actor Gladhand
Kym Wallis Actor Tiger
Stephanie Watson Actor Rosalia
Troy Woodcroft Actor Snowboy
Deone Zanotto Actor Marguerita
Jilly Judges Assistant Lighting Designer
Michael Williams Assistant Musical Director
Leonard Bernstein Composer
Roger Kirk Costume Designer
John Gunter Designer
Ian Judge Director
Stephen Flint Wood Executive Producer
Ken Mackenzie-Forbes Executive Producer
Nigel Levings Lighting Designer
Stephen Sondheim Lyricist
Stephen Amos Musical Director
Jerome Robbins Original Director
Suzanne Chaundy Resident Director
John Scandrett Sound Designer
Jo Sapir Stage Manager
Arthur Laurents Writer
Text Nationality United States of America
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information Return Season of the 1994 production
Data Source
Source Description
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record December 1996
Programme Advertisement Sydney Festival
Event Identifier 29074