Fil-Am Eva Noblezada lands lead role in ‘The Great Gatsby’ musical
All the spotlights are on for the comeback of Fil-Am sensation Eva Noblezada as she takes the lead role in ‘The Great Gatsby’s’ stage adaptation. And we’re definitely rooting for this Fil-Am girl.
Mark your calendars as she will surely set the stage on fire as Daisy Buchanan in this epic stage play. You can catch it from Oct. 12 – Nov. 12, 2023, at the Paper Mill Playhouse in New Jersey, USA.
Starting on Aug. 14, tickets will be on sale, and you better grab yours ASAP! As we’re sure, it will be selling like hotcakes.
With a star-studded cast, acting alongside her is Jeremy Jordan as Jay Gatsby. He is a rising star who appeared in Waitress and Newsies and with a Tony And Drama Desk Award nominee.
— WhatsOnStage (@WhatsOnStage) July 25, 2023
This is all we know so far, as the complete casting will be announced at a later date. But with its captivating story and original score, this masterpiece will surely set your hearts aflutter.
An F. Scott Fitzgerald masterpiece, this timeless story will bring you back to the 1920s. Get ready to experience the glitz, glamour, and hidden desires.
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This epic novel is about Jay Gatsby and his obsession with Daisy Buchanan, leading to a head-spinning tale of love, betrayal, and broken dreams.
A major contender for the title Great American Novel, The Great Gatsby’s stage adaptation promises to delve into the Jazz Age with a melodic twist and great music.
Jeremy Jordan & Eva Noblezada to star in the world premiere of new musical 'THE GREAT GATSBY' at Paper Mill Playhouse!
— The Arts Shelf (@TheArtsShelf) July 25, 2023
In addition, the production team behind this stage remake is nothing short of incredible. Kait Kerrigan will head the musical’s book while its original score is by Nathan Tyson and Jason Howland.
Dominique Kelley will choreograph, and Marc Bruni will direct the overall play. Daniel Edmonds is the musical director, and Howland will do the musical supervision, orchestration, and arrangements.
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This Fil-Am’s talents know no boundaries, which proves her versatility as an actress. Her previous performances have gained critical acclaim both on the silver screen and the Broadway.
After captivating her audiences when she played Kim in “Miss Saigon,” she had a Tony Award nomination for Best Actress in Musical.
Her exceptional portrayal of Eurydice in Hadestown further cemented her name as a great talent in the theater world.
You might have also seen her on your Netflix screens as she plays the Fil-Am teen dealing with her struggles as an immigrant in the US in the 2020 movie, “Yellow Rose.”
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