The Great Gatsby
Tuesday, March 6th. Crockett Civic Center
America's Longest-Running Touring Theatre
Celebrating its 68th season, National Players is a unique ensemble bringing innovative theater to communities large and small across the United States. Founded in 1949, National Players stimulates youthful imagination and critical thinking by presenting classic plays in invigorating ways for modern audiences.
National Players has performed in 41 states; in the White House; and for American military in Europe, Asia, and the Arctic Circle. Committed to artistic excellence and community engagement, National Players has brought literature to life for nearly three million people.
In a time where success is expected and excess celebrated, Jay Gatsby is a god among men, yet without the love of Mrs. Daisy Buchanan, he is unfulfilled. This fast-paced adaptation of Fitzgerald's novel brings the Jazz Age of New York to life as Daisy's cousin Nick guides us through a world where love, opportunity, deception, and tragedy are always just around the corner.
Tickets: $37, $32, $27
The Shelor & Maurine Edmiston Charitable Foundation