“The Great Gatsby” faithfully dazzles

By: Meredith Francis ~Campus News Editor~ The Queen City’s own Cincinnati Shakespeare Company (CSC) recently premiered Simon Levy’s stage adaptation of the American novel “The Great Gatsby,” and the results are as beautifully tragic as the novel itself. Whether or not theatergoers are fans of the novel, CSC’s stage adaptation incorporates stunning artistic elements to shed a unique light on the story of Jay Gatsby and Daisy Buchanan, breathing new life into a story that is now 89 years old. The show, which is directed by Brian Isaac Phillips, features a talented cast that digs deep into the complicated characters. … Continue reading “The Great Gatsby” faithfully dazzles