Contact: Matt Polk / Colgan McNeil
THE GREAT GATSBY,
A New Musical
Lyrics by Florence Welch
Music by Florence Welch & Thomas Bartlett
Book by Martyna Majok
Directed by Rebecca Frecknall
The timeline for a pre-Broadway engagement will be announced shortly.
Producers Len Blavatnik and Amanda Ghost for Unigram in association with Robert Fox announce a musical stage adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s legendary novel THE GREAT GATSBY, A New Musical.
With lyrics by Grammy Award-nominated international rock star of Florence + the Machine Florence Welch and music by Florence Welch & Oscar and Grammy Award nominee Thomas Bartlett, THE GREAT GATSBY, A New Musical will feature a book by Pulitzer Prize winner Martyna Majok and be directed by Olivier Award nominee Rebecca Frecknall. Jeanie O'Hare serves as Story Consultant.
Hannah Giannoulis and James Orange serve as Executive Producers. The production will be co-produced by Access Entertainment.
The Great Gatsby is widely considered to be one of the most popular and culturally significant books of all time. Published in 1925, F. Scott Fitzgerald’s iconic novel set in the Jazz Age is the ultimate depiction of the American dream.