West Side Story the Musical Lyrics

West Side Story is a musical with a book by Arthur Laurents, music by Leonard Bernstein, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and conception and choreography by Jerome Robbins. It was inspired by William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet.

The story is set in the Upper West Side neighborhood in New York City in the mid 1950s, an ethnic, blue-collar neighborhood (in the early 1960s, much of the neighborhood was cleared in an urban renewal project for the Lincoln Center, which changed the neighborhood's character). The musical explores the rivalry between the Jets and the Sharks, two teenage street gangs of different ethnic backgrounds. The members of the Sharks, from Puerto Rico, are taunted by the Jets, a white gang. The young protagonist, Tony, a former member of the Jets and best friend of the gang's leader, Riff, falls in love with Maria, the sister of Bernardo, the leader of the Sharks.

2009 Broadway revival
West Side Story the Musical Songs with Lyrics

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1 West Side Story - Synopsis
2 West Side Story - Jet Song Lyrics
3 West Side Story - Something's Coming Lyrics
4 West Side Story - Dance At The Gym Lyrics
5 West Side Story - Maria Lyrics
6 West Side Story - Tonight Lyrics
7 West Side Story - America Lyrics
8 West Side Story - Cool Lyrics
9 West Side Story - One Hand, One Heart Lyrics
10 West Side Story - Tonight (Quintet) Lyrics
11 West Side Story - I Feel Pretty Lyrics
12 West Side Story - Somewhere Lyrics
13 West Side Story - Gee, Officer Krupke Lyrics
14 West Side Story - A Boy Like That/ I Have A Love Lyrics
15 West Side Story - Finale Lyrics