‘West Side Story’ stages romance in New York City

INDIANAPOLIS — Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” finds its way to New York City in “West Side Story,” as two young lovers — Maria and Tony — struggle to survive in a world of hate, gang violence and prejudice. Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim’s musical score includes “I Feel Pretty,” “Maria” and “Tonight.” “West Side Story” plays through Oct. 1 at Beef & Boards, 9301 Michigan Road. Visit beefandboards.com for show times and ticket prices. For reservations, call the Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre Box Office at 317-872-9664.