The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess
The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess

In Theaters Wed, Jul 14

Met Summer Encore 

The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess

190 Minutes
Recorded live from the Met in 2020, the acclaimed staging transports audiences to Catfish Row, a setting vibrant with the music, dancing, emotion, and heartbreak of its inhabitants—and includes several numbers that have become American standards, including the classic “Summertime.”

The Metropolitan Opera’s smash-hit production of The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess returns to select cinemas this summer. Recorded live from the Met in 2020, the acclaimed staging transports audiences to Catfish Row, a setting vibrant with the music, dancing, emotion, and heartbreak of its inhabitants—and includes several numbers that have become American standards, including the classic “Summertime.” The phenomenal cast, orchestra, and chorus of the Met’s Porgy and Bess also brought home the 2021 Grammy Award for Best Opera Recording.  

Music: George Gershwin, Dubose and Dorothy Heyward, and Ira Gershwin

Language: English, with English Subtitles

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The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess

Run Time: 3 hours 10 minutes

Categories: Performing Arts

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Starring

Starring

David Robertson

Conductor

David Robertson

Conductor

David Robertson

Eric Owens

Porgy

Eric Owens

Porgy

Eric Owens

Angel Blue

Bess

Angel Blue

Bess

Angel Blue

Golda Schultz

Clara

Golda Schultz

Clara

Golda Schultz

Frederick Ballentine

Sportin' Life

Frederick Ballentine

Sportin' Life

Frederick Ballentine

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