The City of Corinth Parks and Recreation Division presents the story is set in the Upper West Side neighborhood in New York City in the mid-1950s, an ethnic, blue-collar neighborhood. 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 leader, Riff, falls in love with Maria, the sister of Bernardo, the leader of the Sharks.
Oxford at The Boulevard Apartments in Corinth, Texas is inviting friends and neighbors to attend this unforgettable event!
Thursday, August 18, 2016 – 5:00 PM
3300 Corinth Parkway
Corinth, Texas 76208