WEST SIDE STORY (PREMIERE)
Thursday 20.05.2021 at 7pm Concert Hall
The performances have been rescheduled from January 2021 to May 2021.
Premiere on Thursday 20 May, 2021 at 7 pm at the Kuopio Music Centre.
Friday 21 May, 2021 at 12 noon an 7 pm
Saturday 22 May, 2021 at 7 pm
Ticket sales for the May 2021 performances begins at the end of November 2020.
Director Veera Airas
Conductor Rauno Tikkanen
Kuopio Symphony Orchestra and AmKo Symphony
Choreographer Sirpa Möksy
Audiovisual set design and costume design Savonia University of Applied Sciences / School of Design
Based on a Conception of Jerome Robbins
Book by Arthur Laurents
Music by Leonard Bernstein
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Entire Original Production Directed and Choreographed by Jerome Robbins
Duration approximately 2 hours 3o minutes (including interval).
Performed in English, Finnish subtitles will be executed as part of the visual set design with the help of video projection
Co-produced by the Kuopio Symphony Orchestra / the Kuopio Music Centre / Savonia University of Applied Sciences, Music and Dance / Kuopio Conservatory
Ticket prices will be announced later