At the request of Jay Gatsby, you are invited to a party which will be the talk of the town. Rollicking in the indulgences of the Jazz Age and the lawlessness of Prohibition, this 1920s knees up will get your moxy flowin’.
Created by the Sass & Tease Collective, an assemblage of some of Canberra’s most diverse performers, and featuring burlesque, cabaret and appearances by some of the Age’s lost generation, this night will be like no other that you have seen before.
If you thought that the twenties were just about fringed dresses and speakeasy gin, then come and join us as we unveil some of its steamier layers, whilst still celebrating the style and sophistication that you would expect of those living in the Jazz Age.
Featuring live music from Moochers Inc. and a variety of performances that will tease and seduce you, this is a show with everything that you could hope for, but not necessarily what you would expect.
So come along, ready to be taken back to another era, where cocktails flowed as easily as the money, where the Charleston was king and where writers like Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald and Ernest Hemingway were there to record every depravity, every vice and every scandal that made the Roaring Twenties the wildest decade of them all.
Join The Abbey for Jay Gatsby Requests.
If you book a table of ten you will receive a discount of $50 from the entire price. Simply select the quantity of 10 tickets, type in the coupon password – Zelda – to activate this offer.
For tickets to 'Jay Gatsby Requests...' click here.