Another beloved literary classic is months away from hitting the cineplex. The flapper-era sensation The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald (Tender Is The Night) is getting the page-to-big screen treatment and the trailer has arrived! To say the least, it’s one of the most highly anticipated feature films of the year. With a star-packed cast led by Leo DiCaprio, Carey Mulligan and Tobey McGuire, the film is the latest effort by Moulin Rouge director Baz Luhrmann and is slated for release this Christmas. Check out the trailer:
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God’s Way: The Dahlia Harris-penned gospel drama returns to the Kingston stage for a limited run at the Pantry, starting June 1. In addition to Harris, the award-winning opus stars Sabrena McDonald, Trudy Campbell and Ainsley Whyte. Tickets: 352-6180.
Monty Alexander: The consummate piano man will be giving a special concert performance (and birthday bash) in New York on June 6, with special guests Tarrus Riley and Dean Fraser. Info: (212)-501-3330.