Spokane Civic Theatre presents West Side Story! EXTENDED to Oct. 21! Thursday - Saturday, 7:30pm. Sundays at 2:00pm. From the first notes to the final breath, this Broadway masterpiece boasts a score by Bernstein & Sondheim that is widely considered to be the best ever created. Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet is transported to New York City in the turbulent 60’s as two young, idealistic lovers find themselves caught between warring street gangs, the "American" Jets and the Puerto Rican Sharks. Their struggle to survive in a world of hate, violence and prejudice unravels in one of the most innovative, heart-wrenching and relevant musical dramas of our time. This moving tale remains as powerful, poignant, and timely as ever.