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|Genre/Form:||Nonfiction television programs
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Trevor Nunn; Yves Baigneres; Greg Smith; Stephany Marks; Willard White; Cynthia Haymon; Gregg Baker; Cynthia Clarey; Marietta Simpson; Damon Evans; Paula Ingram; Gordon Hawkins; Simon Rattle; George Gershwin; Ira Gershwin; Dorothy Heyward; DuBose Heyward; London Philharmonic Orchestra.; Glyndebourne Festival Chorus.; British Broadcasting Corporation.; Primetime (Firm); Homevale (Firm); Picture Music International.
|Notes:||Opera in three acts, sung in English.
Opera based on the play: Porgy / DuBose Heyward and Dorothy K. Heyward.
|Credits:||Adapted for the screen by Trevor Nunn with Yves Baigneres ; producers, Greg Smith and Stephany Marks ; executive producers, Richard Price (Primetime) and Dennis Marks (BBC) ; original stage design, John Gunter.|
|Performer(s):||Willard White, Cynthia Haymon, Gregg Baker, Cynthia Clarey, Marietta Simpson, Damon Evans, Paula Ingram, Gordon Hawkins ; The London Philharmonic ; Simon Rattle, conductor ; the Glyndebourne Chorus ; Chorus master, Craig Rutenberg.|
|Event notes:||Recorded at Shepperton Studios, London, November/December 1992.|
|Description:||2 videocassettes (ca. 184 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.|
|Details:||VHS; Hi-fi stereo, digitally mastered, Dolby system.|
|Series Title:||EMI classics.|
|Other Titles:||Porgy and Bess (Television program : 1993)
Gershwins' Porgy and Bess
|Responsibility:||by George Gershwin, DuBose and Dorothy Heyward, and Ira Gershwin ; the Primetime/BBC and Homevale/Greg Smith production in association with American Playhouse, Thirteen/WNET, and EMI Classics, with ZDF/ARTE/FR3/RTP ; directed by Trevor Nunn ; a Picture Music International release.|