WEST SIDE STORY (Chance Theater)
***NOMINEE, Best Revival, Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle 2012***
dir: Oanh Nguyen; scenic: Bradley Kaye; lighting: KC Wilkerson
On the mean streets of New York City, two gangs are in a long-lasting duel. The Sharks, a Puerto Rican gang, grapple with the difficulties of assimilating into American society. The Jets, the "American" gang, want to resist newcomers entering their territory. In the midst of this rivalry, a Jet, Tony, falls in love with a beautiful Sharks' girl, Maria.