‘Gatsby’ screening to aid cultural alliance

weston-great-gatsbyThe Cultural Alliance of Western Connecticut will hold a benefit screening of “The Great Gatsby” at Bethel Cinema & Cadiz on Tuesday, May 7, with a reception beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Author F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby captured the essence of an era. The book received critical acclaim and has been named one of the best English language novels of the 20th century. The book has been adapted to film six times (a version with Leonardo DiCaprio is being released this May.)

The 1974 screen version, which starred Mia Farrow as Daisy Buchanan and Robert Redford  as Gatsby, is the one that will be shown May 7, ol benefit the Cultural Alliance of Western Connecticut. The reception will precede the screening; and a scholarly discussion will be held afterwards.

Tickets are $25. For more information, go to artswesternct.org.

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