On August 31, it was revealed that BEAST’s Son Dongwoon is confirmed to appear in the musical, “The Great Gatsby.” The musical is set to air from November until January at the Uniplex Performance Stage.
This will be Dongwoon’s first time back on the stage in three years as he previously appeared in the musical “Catch Me If You Can” in 2012.
“The Great Gatsby” musical was written by Kang Dong Ha, the same writer who originally published the musical as a webtoon back in 2011. The main plotline revolves around the agonizing choices people in their twenties must make between love and a realistic lifestyle. Son Dongwoon will be portraying the lifestyle a twenty year-old must go through in his own style.
The singer has proved in his past musical, “Catch Me If You Can,” that he is capable of showcasing both steady acting and fantastic singing. Fans are curious to see what kind of acting Son Dongwoon will be presenting for his audience. Recently, the singer was on MBC “Sunday Night- King of Masked Singer” and was able to show off his capabilities as a singer.
Meanwhile, Son Dongwoon has successfully wrapped up promotions for BEAST’s 8th mini album, “Ordinary.”