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Baroness Floella Benjamin, OBE introduces West Side Story

The actress, author, presenter and politician introduces this classic musical at the British Film Institute, Monday 19 December 2016 19:50.

Actress, author, presenter and politician Baroness Floella Benjamin introduces a film that has inspired her. West Side Story is the multi Academy Award-winning musical inspired by Romeo and Juliet. Set in New York’s West Side, young lovers Maria and Tony become caught up in the battle between rival gangs the Jets and the Sharks.

Champions and Members can priority book up to four tickets and the first is free.

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