Porgy and Bess
Porgy and Bess returns to the Metropolitan Opera for the first time in nearly 30 years!
"A splendid new production." Anthony Tommasini, New York Times
“The great success of James Robinson’s production is creating a sense of the community of Catfish Row….” James Jorden, The Observer
“[The production is] luxuriously cast, from the title roles to the smallest cameos….” Heidi Waleson, Wall Street Journal
This production, directed by James Robertson, makes its New York debut after successful at the English National Opera and the Dutch National Opera.
Starring Eric Owens (Porgy), Angel Blue (Bess), Golda Schultz (Clara), Latonia Moore (Serena), Denyce Graves (Maria), Frederick Ballentine (Sportin' Life), Alfred Walker (Crown), and Ryan Speedo Green (Jake).
Best of Balanchine III
The Dutch National Ballet performs Who Cares?, George Balanchine's choreography of 16 songs by George Gershwin.