Drama. Glamour. Excess unlike any our generation has known. Starcrossed lovers caught between class restrictions, unspeakable fortunes and shifting morals. Find all this and more in the upcoming film version of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby, opening in theaters next month! Starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Carey Mulligan, directed by Baz Luhrmann (Moulin Rouge) and featuring a soundtrack with Andre 3000, Beyonce (singing Amy Winehouse’s Back to Black!!!) Lana del Rey and more…who’s in?!
If this preview isn’t scorching hot I don’t know what is:
Ready to throw on your foxiest feather boa and headdress – or your zoot suit and spats – for a great cause? Join the Birmingham Chapter of The Links, Inc. as they host their annual fundraiser – A Harlem Renaissance Evening – at Old Car Heaven on Saturday, April 20 at 7PM. This event will feature casino games, a cocktail buffet and dancing; tickets are $75 each and can be purchased by clicking HERE.
Levy’s Fine Jewelry, established in 1922 and known for its amazing selection of estate jewelry, is offering an amazing giveaway in celebration of The Great Gatsby via Facebook! Like their page and vote for your favorite diamond pendant by clicking HERE before 4/30; the winner will receive a diamond pendant of his or her choice, tickets to Gatsby and a gift certificate to Ocean. And then you should stroll down to their store on 2nd Avenue North to browse; I’ve spent many a lunch hour drooling over their unique pieces!
Image via Levy’s Facebook account