Porgy and Bess
George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin and DuBose Heyward's operatic adaptation of Heyward's play Porgy follows the lives of the inhabitants of Catfish Row, an African-American section of Charleston, South Carolina, including the crippled Porgy, his beloved Bess, who is under the thrall of the dangerous Crown, and the sinewy drug dealer Sportin' Life.
Opening Night Cast
|Catherine Ayers||Strawberry Woman
Opening Night Production Credits
|Eva Jessye||Musical Director|
|Herbert Andrews||Scenic Design|
|Paul Du Pont||Costume Design|