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.
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!
“The Great Gatsby” is an exciting production, and a strong representative of ballet’s changing landscape — Nina Garin, KPBS
“Beyond stunning” – Steve Shirley, San Diego Theatre Reviews
This production features live music.
Choreographer – Septime Webre
Music – Set to a score including original works by musicologist and early 20th century music expert Billy Novik.
***Red Carpet Photo Opportunity***
In the Plaza One Hour prior to each performance
***Up Close and Personal – 30 Minute Ballet Insider Discussion***
Get the inside scoop before the show
from California Ballet Director Maxine Mahon.
Learn behind the scenes little known facts,
ask questions and be in the know when the curtain rises.
Presenter / Producer: San Diego Theatres
Dance > Ballet
Event Phone: 619-570-1100
Civic Theatre / Balboa Theatre
1100 Third Ave
San Diego CA 92110
Performance Dates: 4/6/2018 - 4/8/2018
Friday April 6, 2018 – 7:30p
Saturday, April 7 – 2:30p & 7:30p
Sunday, April 8 – 2:30p
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