Gershwin’s ‘Porgy and Bess’

February 1, 2020, 12:00 pm

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Bass-baritone Eric Owens and soprano Angel Blue in Porgy and Bess. (Photo courtesy of the Metropolitan Opera)

It’s considered among the crowning achievements of 20th-century American opera. This performance of Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess stars Eric Owens (Porgy) and Angel Blue (Bess), with a supporting cast of  Latonia Moore (Serena); Denyce Graves (Maria); Alfred Walker (Crown); Frederick Ballantine (Sportin’ Life). David Robertson conducts.