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West Side Story

Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Segerstrom Hall (Costa Mesa, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

65 ratings
3.7 average rating
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1 review
1 stars
attended Sep 06 2011

Fantastic! Especially loved Tony and Maria! All dancing was amazing!

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0 stars
attended Sep 08 2011

Great play, amazingly gifted artists.

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1 review
5 stars
attended Sep 06 2011

Hi ~
The dancing and choreograph i enjoyed. one of my favorite songs/scenes "I want to live n America" i couldn't make out 3/4 of the lyrics the pronunciation was muddled.
This was not a G or GP13 rating either as the original score was. There...continued

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1 review
1 stars
attended Sep 08 2011

It was my birthday yesterday and I took my family to go see the show because we had already seen the broadway show "Jersey Boys" and loved it!!! the venue was really nice but I would not recommend the show. Im glad I used goldstar instead of...continued

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0 stars
attended Sep 06 2011

It's my favorite musical and was very well done. I am recommending the production to my friends. Loved it!

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0 stars
attended Sep 07 2011

Lock of chemistry between Maria and Tony. Tonie's voiceOk not memorable,little annoying.Lots of Spanish ,lots of bad words.

I have seen this show 4 other time here in La, also in NY. Not
very content. Sorry.

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1 review
0 stars
attended Sep 08 2011

Not the best rendition of West Side Story I've seen. Too much Spanish dialogue. Singers mumbled a lot while singing and speaking. Maria's fake Spanish accent was more irritating than accurate.
Overall, though, it was something fun to do.

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1 review
1 stars
attended Sep 06 2011

Really great show! All the actors, singers, and dancers are truly amazing at what they do, and the music is really catchy, especially "Mambo" and "America." There were quite a few lines spoken in Spanish, so if you're not a Spanish-speaker, I'd...continued

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0 stars
attended Sep 06 2011

The event was good - it was hard to understand some of the dialogue - because of the acoustics and the dialect

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3 stars
attended Sep 08 2011

The musical was very good and the seats were very good for the price we paid.

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5 stars
attended Sep 07 2011

We've seen West Side Story many times and this production wasn't up to par. Voices were shrill, not as nuanced as previous casts. It didn't help that our seats were in the nosebleed section. In our case, "Front of Tier 3" meant way to the side...continued

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