Tag: west side story

‘West Side Story’ today at Music Hall

A boy like that (or a few boys, rather) The new production of West Side Story, at the State Fair courtesy of Dallas Summer Musicals, was re-imagined by the show’s original writer, Arthur Laurents, with the addition of Spanish...

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Teenage wasteland

Hormonal youth meet fatal consequences in ‘West Side Story,’ ‘Awakening’ ARNOLD WAYNE JONES | Life+Style Editor [email protected] There aren’t many musicals that are about things. Andrew Lloyd Webber, with his bombastic...

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Best bets • 09.30.11

Friday 09.30 You had us at ‘howdy,’ Big Tex When the Food Choice Awards rolled out fried bubblegum as the Most Creative winner, we weren’t immediately on board. Yes, we know it’s a marshmallow that tastes like gum, but do we get...

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‘Gypsy’ in her soul

B’way legend and gay icon Patti LuPone brings her powerful pipes to Dallas ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor [email protected] You might not have seen her name above the title on a movie or welcomed her every week into...

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Applause: Stage pink

Queer highlights from the upcoming theater season RICH LOPEZ  | Staff Writer Anticipation should be strong for the upcoming theater season in general. Ambitious shows like Giant, The Tempest, West Side Story and Hairspray all...

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Dallas Summer Musicals announces 2011 season

The Dallas Summer Musicals’ big State Fair production will be the recent revival of West Side Story, complete with Spanish-language rewrites, as well as a few other revivals, returns … and one new show. The season...

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