Return to the splendor of the Jazz Age and the frivolity of the Roaring Twenties with F. Scott Fitzgerald’s passionate, thought-provoking, and complex The Great Gatsby. California Ballet presents the West Coast Premiere at the San Diego Civic Theatre October 23-25, 2015.
Septime Webre’s visionary choreography fuses contemporary ballet, jazz and tap with narrative to bring to life the iconic story of obsession, wealth and excess. Don’t miss this evening of explosive and swooning dance accompanied by a live jazz band that will blow the roof off this gin-joint!
Friday, October 23, 2015 at 7:30pm
Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 2:30pm and 7:30pm
Sunday, October 25, 2015 at 2:30pm
Price Levels: $110, $80, $70, $55, $40, $25
Choreographer – Septime Webre (Washington Ballet)
Music – Set to a score including original works by musicologist and early 20th century music expert Billy Novik.
Run time – Approximately 2 hours, including one intermission
Not recommended for children younger than 8 years of age. Children must be at least 6 years old to attend.