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THE GERSHWINS®’ PORGY AND BESS®

by George Gershwin, DuBose and Dorothy Heyward and Ira Gershwin

Oper in three acts (1935)

Music by George Gershwin

Libretto by Edwin DuBose Heyward

based on the play "Porgy" by Edwin & Dorothy DuBose Heyward

Lyrics by Edwin & Dorothy DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin

In English with german surtitles

New production of Theater an der Wien

Premiere: Wednesdaay, 14 October 2020, 7 pm

Performances: 15 / 16 / 17 / 18 / 20 / 21 / 22 / 23 / 24 October 2020, 7 pm

Introduction matinée: 11 October 2020, 11 am

Cast

Conductor

Wayne Marshall

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Director

Matthew Wild

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Set & costume design

Katrin Lea Tag

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Co-Costumedesign

Lejla Ganic

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Light design

Bernd Purkrabek

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Porgy

Eric Greene

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Porgy

Simon Shibambu

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Bess

Nicole Cabell

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Bess

Jeanine de Bique

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Clara

Nadine Benjamin

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Clara

Brandie Sutton

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Crown

Nmon Ford

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Crown

Garrett Keast

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Sportin´ Life

Ray M. Wade

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Sportin´ Life

Zwakele Tshabalala

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Serena

Mary Elizabeth Williams

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Serena

Pumeza Matshikiza

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Maria

Tichina Vaughn

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Orchestra

Wiener KammerOrchester

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Choir

Cape Town Opera Chorus

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Porgy and Bess

Theater an der Wien,Wien

Advance online booking starts on 17.06.2020 - 10:00 am

Date/Time Venue/Location Price Ticketlink
Sat, 24.10.20207:00 pm Porgy and Bess
Theater an der Wien, Linke Wienzeile 6Wien1060