About the Show/Event
Information for Northern Ballet - The Great Gatsby
at Mayflower Theatre, Southampton
(Dance or ballet). You are invited to the most glamorous party in town. Lose yourself in the decadence of 1920s New York as Northern Ballet's sell-out sensation The Great Gatsby makes its grand return the UK. Mysterious millionaire Jay Gatsby has a penchant for lavish parties and beautiful women. As the sparkling fa?ade of his world begins to slip, the loneliness, obsession and tragedy that lies beneath is revealed in one of Northern Ballet's most treasured productions. F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic American novel is brought to life as dancers glide across the floor in gorgeous Chanel-inspired costumes to a cinematic score by Sir Richard Rodney Bennett CBE (Four Weddings and a Funeral, Murder on the Orient Express). Bursting with passion, style and drama, don't miss this blockbuster ballet. Northern Ballet - The Great Gatsby website
Company Northern Ballet. Choreographer David Nixon. Director David Nixon. Costume David Nixon. Design David Nixon. Director Patricia Doyle. Design Patricia Doyle. Music Richadrd Rodney Bennett (Sir/CBE). Design Jerome Kaplan. Lighting Tim Mitchell. Music John Longstaff (orchestration). Music Anthony Meredith (music advisor).