Head to the heart of downtown Boone to watch "The Great Gatsby" brought to the historic stage of the Appalachian Theatre of the High Country. In this fresh adaptation of the 1924 novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald, Aquila Theatre brings innovative classical theatre to audiences in the modern era. Embark on a quest for the American dream with the “self-made” Jay Gatsby, and join in his pursuit of the wealthy Daisy Buchanan as the play unfolds from a BIPOC perspective.



559 West King Street
Boone, NC 28607

(828) 865-3000

Updated October 20, 2021