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A word-for-word dramatization of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic novel, The Great Gatsby, performed by the original cast of New York’s Elevator Repair Service. Its initial engagement last fall at The Public Theater sold out before it even opened and became the hottest ticket and the most acclaimed single production of the 2010 New York theater season.

Approximately six hours of performance will take place with a dinner break and two short intermissions. The entire experience lasts about seven hours and 45 minutes.

Tickets will be sold for a complete day’s experience only. Each day, the performance will start at 2pm. The evening session will start at 7:15pm, following a 75 minute dinner break.

The dinner break will start at 5:30pm and end at 7pm. Dining options will be available, if pre-ordered, at the Berlind Theatre.

Witherspoon Bread CompanyDining options available at McCarter’s Berlind Theatre during the designated 75 minute dinner break.

All boxed dinners must be pre-ordered prior to the performance date. Please contact the Ticket Office at 609-258-2787 to order.


Roasted Vegetable Sandwich,
roasted peppers, onion, green and yellow squash, fresh tomato on a multigrain baguette

Smoked Turkey and Fontina Cheese,
fresh basil and olive oil on foccacia bread

Ham and Brie, cornichons, with mustard on a baguette

Fresh Mozzarella, Tomato, and Basil on a baguette

All boxed lunches include an apple, fresh baked cookies, and bottle of water. $13.50 per person

Princeton Soup and Sandwich Company Princeton Soup and Sandwich is pleased to offer the following 12 oz soups to be served with a crusty piece of bread.


All soups must be pre-ordered  prior to the performance date. Please contact the Ticket Office at 609-258-2787  to order.


Autumn Minestrone-- We wait until the autumn harvest is in and let the vegetables be the star in this bountiful soup !  Vegetarian, Low fat and Dairy Free $7.00
Chicken Pot Pie-- Very satisfying version of this classic American dish; loaded with fresh vegetables, herbs and white meat chicken.  This is a GLUTEN FREE SOUP $7.00
Lobster Bisque-- We have been told thousands of times over this is "the best bisque I have ever had".  Served in a cream sherry sauce with chunks of lobster meat.  This soup is a true treat. $9.00

Patrons attending GATZ
on Thursday and Friday December 15
and 16

Map Street parking will be limited during the week. FREE Shuttle service will be provided by McCarter Theatre from LOT 23 at Princeton University, about a 3 minute walk to the Berlind Theatre.

Shuttles will leave from Lot 23 beginning at 1:00pm with the last shuttle leaving at 1:50pm. The shuttle will drop you off a short walk from the theatre (see map). No reservations are required for the shuttle. After the performance, staff will direct you back to the shuttle buses, which will be waiting at the same drop off location.


Location: Berlind
Seating Chart
Dates: Dec 15 - 18 2011
Run Time:
Time:Dec 15 - 18 2011 - 2:00PM
Schedule Reminder
New Jersey State Council on the Arts
This program is made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts and by funds from the National Endowment for the Arts.
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