( Sat., May. 18, 2019 - Sun., May. 19, 2019 )
Performed by Raleigh Symphony Orchestra; Jim Waddelow, conductor, Zach Meeker (Tony), Alyssa White (Maria)
Louise “Scottie” Stephenson Amphitheatre, 301 Pogue St., Raleigh, NC 27607
This concert version of Arthur Laurents, Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim’s musical will feature musicians of the Raleigh Symphony Orchestra with Zach Meeker as Tony and Alyssa White as Maria.
This event is part of “Leonard Bernstein at 100”, a two-year global celebration of the life and career of the 20th-century cultural giant, featuring more than 5,000 events on six continents.
Royalties from this event benefit Equality NC, the oldest equality organization in the country fighting for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) rights and protections.
The weekend will feature food trucks and concessions including Thymely Meals, JAM Ice Cream and Shaved Ice, and Baguettaboutit.