October 28th, 2010

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Arthur Laurents talks about 'West Side' revival
David D'Arcy, Special to The Chronicle

Arthur Laurents, author and director of the new production of "West Side Story," is a vigorous 92. He and the show's original lyricist, Stephen Sondheim, a mere 80, are the last men standing from a collaborative dream team that also included composer Leonard Bernstein and choreographer Jerome Robbins.

The musical, now 53 years old, begins a monthlong visit to San Francisco this week.
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