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PORGY AND BESS

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Audra McDonald & Norm Lewis return to Broadway in Gershwin's Porgy and Bess reimagined by director Diane Paulus, musician Dierdre Murray and playwright Suzan-Lori Parks.

George and Ira's Gershwin's ground-breaking work, reimagined by director Diane Paulus, musician Dierdre Murray and playwright Suzan-Lori Parks, stars Audra McDonald, Norm Lewis and David Alan Grier.

A two-and-a-half hour reworking of George and Ira Gershwin's folk opera about the crippled Porgy and his love for seductress Bess that leads him to a confrontation with her murderous boyfriend, Crown, in 1920's Charleston, SC. Includes classic songs "Summertime," "Bess, You Is My Woman Now," "I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'" and "I'm on My Way."

Dates

Previews from: 17 December 2011

Opening night: 12 January 2012

Closing night: 30 September 2012

Run time

Two hours and 30 minutes, which includes a 15-minute intermission.

Show times

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 Matinee--2:00--2:003:00
 Evening-7:008:008:008:008:00-

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