'The Great Gatsby,' the ballet based on the classic novel by Francis Scott Fitzgerald, is a treat for the eyes and ears. Experience the atmosphere of America in the 1920s like never before.
The combination of the classic novel by Francis Scott Fitzgerald and choreography by Dwight Rodin is a real find for fans of high ballet art. The strongest international team worked on the creation of the ballet, so every detail here is a pure delight.
The history of the show began in 2014 on the stage of the Palats Ukraina in Kyiv. Since then, 'The Great Gatsby' has been performed in Berlin, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Geneva, Paris, Madrid, Tel Aviv and other cities, becoming the most successful ballet in the history of Ukraine. The production has already been highly appreciated by more than one hundred thousand viewers around the world. All this is the result of the tremendous work of the team, which brought together the brightest talents from different parts of the world.
There are many well-known and recognizable names among the creators of 'The Great Gatsby'. Dwight Rhoden - the founder of the famous Complexions Contemporary Ballet, is one of the most sought-after choreographers of our time according to the New York Times. 'The Great Gatsby' features soloists from the best opera houses in the world. The dancers go on stage wearing the costumes made by the famous Ukrainian brand FROLOV, which created, among other things, Beyonce's dress for her solo concert. Made from translucent fabrics, embellished with stones and hand-embroidered, the images perfectly emphasize the features of 'The Great Gatsby' characters and their transformation.
The show captures the atmosphere of America in the 1920s as described in Fitzgerald's novel: the period of art deco and sophisticated parties with rivers of sparkling wine. Therefore, if you have always wanted to at least take a glimpse into the roaring 20s, 'The Great Gatsby' is right what you need.