Kent State University dropped plans to stage “West Side Story” after Hispanic students, including theater major Bridgett Martinez, 
objected to the casting of non-Hispanic students.
Kent State University dropped plans to stage “West Side Story” after Hispanic students, including theater major Bridgett Martinez, objected to the casting of non-Hispanic students. Video screengrab/WKSU
Kent State University dropped plans to stage “West Side Story” after Hispanic students, including theater major Bridgett Martinez, objected to the casting of non-Hispanic students. Video screengrab/WKSU

‘West Side Story’ dumped after Kent State students criticize casting of non-Hispanics

October 03, 2018 10:02 AM