MPAC's 5th Annual Spring Musical - West Side Story

MPAC Announces 2017 Spring Musical: West Side Story

January 23 2017

MPAC’s fifth annual spring musical will be West Side Story.  Auditions will take place Wednesday, February 15 and Thursday, February 16 from 4 pm – 9 pm at the Theatre for principal roles and ensembles. Auditions for dancers will be Wednesday, February 22 from 4 pm – 5 pm. Details on casting and auditions can be found here.

MPAC is looking for talented young and diverse performers between 14-23. They should be excellent singers, actors and dancers.

The show will be directed by Cathy Roy. Musical Director is Charles Santoro. The show will be staged Friday, June 2 – Sunday, June 4.

The story of Romeo and Juliet is transported to the turbulent streets of New York City in the 1950s as star-crossed lovers are caught between rival street gangs. West Side Story originally opened on Broadway in 1957. The original musical featured music by Leonard Bernstein, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and choreography by Jerome Robbins.

Previously, MPAC has produced Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (2013), Hairspray (2014),  Les Miserables (2015) and Mary Poppins (2016).

Our Mission

Mayo Performing Arts Center, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, presents a wide range of programs that entertain, enrich, and educate the diverse population of the region and enhance the economic vitality of Northern New Jersey.

MPAC is grateful to the following donors whose major support sustains the general operating needs of our organization:

Discover Jersey Arts NJ State Council on the Arts
Live Chat