The Actorsingers

Presenting Community Theatre since 1955

West Side Story (1987)

Elm Street Auditorium
May 15-17, 1987

Based on a Conception of Jerome Robbins

Book by Arthur Laurents

Music by Leonard Bernstein

Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Entire Original Production Directed and Choreographed by Jerome Robbins

Originally Produced on Broadway by Robert E. Griffith and Harold S. Prince

By arrangement with Roger L. Stevens

West Side Story is presented through special arrangement with
Music Theatre International, 810 7th Avenue, New York, N.Y., 10019-5818

Cast of Characters

The Jets

Riff (the leader) Shawn Tumpney

Tony (his friend) Ted Rusomanis

Action Jerry Tellier

A-Rab Philip Pisano

Baby John Jeremy Catland

Snowboy Jed Holland

Diesel Jay Milligan

Mouthpiece S. Bechard

Their Girls

Anybodys Beth Landry

Graziella Maureen Hall

Velma Carrie Frontiero

Minnie Leslie Glow

Clarice Leah Shalek

Donna Martha Levesque

Pauline Cathy Lewis

The Sharks

Bernardo (the leader) Gregg Price

Maria (his sister) Lisa Albright

Anita (his girl) Amy Jackson

Chino (his friend) Dave Polan

Pepe Tom Camp

Toro Larry Medolo

Indio Dave Olmstead

Moose Jon Prunier

Their Girls

Rosalia Stephanie Digilio

Teresita Judy Lemire

Francisca Donna O'Bryant

Estella Maggie Schellenberg

Consuela Caryl Sullivan

Marguerita Diana Figenshu

The Adults

Doc Jim Freedman

Shrank Bill Smith

Krupke Dan Pelletier

Glad Hand Lowell Williams

[Soloist for "Somewhere" Julie Oliver-Babb]


First Trumpet Jay Daly

Second Trumpet Joel Gagliardi

Trombone Glen Walant

French Horn Nancy Lianza

Bass Robert St. Cyr

Percussion Bill Reeve

Reed I Burt Ross

Reed II Dale McDonald

Reed III Rod Ferland

Reed IV Kathy Wolfe

Piano Paul Huberdeau


Jed Holland

Julie Oliver-Babb

Act I Video

Barbara Page

Little Shoe Store

New England Chamber Music

Party Time

Production and Technical Staff

Producer/Cast Coordinator Lori Jeffrey

Assistant to the Producer Karen Lewis


Dramatics Carolyn Schroeder

Music & Orchestra Robert C. Babb

Choreography Mark Hand

Auditioning Board Catherine Z. Andruskevich/Chairman, Robert Babb, Cathy Cooney, Lorraine Graham, Mark Hand, Tim Robinson, Carolyn Schroeder

Stage Managers Donald Jeffrey & John McAllister

Set Design John McAllister

Lighting Design Dennis Schneider

Costume Design Cheryl Cormier & Lori Jeffrey

Sound Immedia Sound

Stage Crew & Painters Barbara Asketh, Marc Cormier, Brandon Hebert, Bob Labrie, Melinda Barton

Electricians Lisa Clark & Dennis Schneider

Stage Props Rick Caron, Daniel Pelletier, Sue Morin, Bev Connally

Costume Committee Shirley Coutu, Raelene Liljeberg, Carolyn Marineau, Caryl Sullivan, Penny Tamulonis

Make Up Joy Douville, Michelle Golden, Lise Duhamel, Andrea Swanson, Tammy Keller, Bekki Adler, Tina Coidakis, Melinda Barton

Hair Design Cathy Andruskevich

Program Booklet Lisa Clark & Linnea McAllister

Program Advertising Pauline Landrigan

Friends of Actorsingers Tom Camp & Donna O'Bryant-Muller

Patrons Betty Badeau & Penny Tamulonis

Tickets Betty Badeau, Lisa Clark, John T. Liljeberg, Chris Brunelle

Show Budget & Finances Tom Camp & Linda Olmstead

Publicity John T. Liljeberg, David Olmstead, Brian Landrigan, Kathy Lovering

Poster Design David Olmstead

Audience Services Elaine Duhamel & Barbara Gondek

House Committee Penny Tamulonis/Chairman, the Actorsingers Chorus & Friends of Actorsingers

Membership Linnea McAllister

Afterglow Maurice & Shirley Coutu

Auditorium Arrangements Lorraine Graham

Patrons Drive Kathy Lovering & Richard Lehrer

Show Week Refreshments Dan Pelletier

Scenes and Musical Numbers

Act One

Prologue Instrumental, Jets

Scene 1 The Street, 5:00 P.M.

"Jet Song" Riff, Jets

Scene 2 Outside Doc's Store, 5:30 P.M.

"Something's Coming" Tony

Scene 3 The Bridal Shop, 6:00 P.M.

Scene 4 The Gym, 10:00 P.M.

Dance at the Gym Instrumental, Company

"Maria" Tony

Scene 5 Balcony, 11:00 P.M.

"Tonight" Maria, Tony

"America" Anita, Rosalia, Shark Girls

Scene 6 Doc's Store at Midnight

"Cool" Riff, Jets

Scene 7 The Bridal Shop, 5:30 the next day

"One Hand, One Heart" Tony, Maria

Scene 8 The Neighborhood 6:00 to 9:00 P.M.

"Tonight" Maria, Tony, Anita, Sharks, Jets

Scene 9 Under the Highway, 9:00 P.M.

Rumble Instrumental, Jets, Sharks


Scene 1 A Bedroom, 9:15 P.M.

"I Feel Pretty" Maria, Shark Girls

"Somewhere" Ballet Company ("Somewhere" sung by Julie Oliver-Babb)

Scene 2 An Alley, 10:00 P.M.

"Officer Krupke" Jets

Scene 3 The Bedroom, 11:30 P.M.

"A Boy Like That" / "I Have a Love" Maria, Anita

Scene 4 Doc's Store, 11:40 P.M.

Scene 5 Doc's Cellar, 11:50 P.M.

Scene 6 The Street at Midnight

Finale Company