Published in 1925, a year before the collapse of the stock markets, Fitzgerald's novel depicts a society being destroyed by money and dishonesty, the American Dream of happiness and individualism degenerating into the mere pursuit of wealth. This new version adapts Fitzgerald's classic novel into a new immersive theatre experience. Expect late night foxtrots, moonshine in teapots, glitz and decadence.
About the Author
Peter Joucla founded Tour De Force Theatre in 1996. As Artistic Director of the company, he has directed over forty English and French language productions. Before setting up Tour De Force, Peter was a teacher and lecturer in England and Holland, and worked as musical director for Trestle Theatre Company.