Great Gatsby Screening at Jane Pickens Theater plus Rosecliff Mansion Tour

Great Gatsby Screening at Jane Pickens Theater plus Rosecliff Mansion Tour
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$28
Duration: 3.5 to 4.0 hrs
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Description

Experience The Great Gatsby as we take you back to the roaring twenties when romance seemed so divine. Watch the original 1974 romantic film with continental breakfast at the Jane Pickens Theater in Newport, Rhode Island. Included after the screening is a tour of the beautiful and historic Rosecliff Mansion, where the movie was filmed.

Arrive at the Jane Pickens Theater & Event Center anytime after 10am to begin your experience. When you check in at the box office, you will also receive your voucher to tour the Rosecliff Mansion at your convenience. The mansion is located 1.9 miles from the theater; transportation to the mansion is not provided but it is easily accessible by car or bus.

Select and enjoy your included pastries with coffee or tea, and find your way to your seat in the historic Jane Pickens auditorium. Food can be taken into the auditorium. 

The screening of 1974 film The Great Gatsby (filmed in 1973 In Newport) will begin at 10:30am and last 2 hours 26 minutes.  Enjoy the film starring Robert Redford and Mia Farrow shown on the screen of one of America's oldest theater buildings. The Jane Pickens Theater was built as a church in 1834 and has been showing films since the 1920s and the advent of silent film. 

About the film: Nick Carraway, a young Midwesterner living on Long Island, finds himself fascinated by the mysterious past and lavish lifestyle of his landlord, the nouveau riche Jay Gatsby. He is drawn into Gatsby’s circle, becoming a witness to obsession and ultimately, tragedy.

About Rosecliff, built 1898-1902: Rosecligg is one of the Gilded Age mansions of Newport, Rhode Island, now open to the public as a historic house museum.

Experience The Great Gatsby as we take you back to the roaring twenties when romance seemed so divine. Watch the original 1974 romantic film with continental breakfast at the Jane Pickens Theater in Newport, Rhode Island. Included after the screening is a tour of the beautiful and historic Rosecliff Mansion, where the movie was filmed.