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Porgy and Bess

Author: Willard WhiteCynthia HaymonGregg BakerCynthia ClareyMarietta SimpsonAll authors
Publisher: [London, U.K.] : EMI Classics, 2001, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Standard formatView all editions and formats
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Porgy and Bess live on Catfish Row in Charleston, South Carolina. They maintain their love for each other despite numerous hardships and the return of Bess's ex-lover.
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Genre/Form: Videodiscs
Drama
Fiction
Juvenile works
Music
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Willard White; Cynthia Haymon; Gregg Baker; Cynthia Clarey; Marietta Simpson; Damon Evans; Simon Rattle; Trevor Nunn; Greg Smith; Stephany Marks; George Gershwin; DuBose Heyward; Dorothy Heyward; Ira Gershwin; London Philharmonic Orchestra.; EMI (Firm); Primetime (Firm); British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Homevale (Firm)
OCLC Number: 795559416
Language Note: Sung in English with subtitles in English, French, German or Italian.
Notes: Opera in three acts.
At head of title: Gershwins'.
Based on the play : Porgy / DuBose and Dorothy K. Heyward.
Based on the original Glyndebourne Festival Opera stage production.
Originally produced for television in 1993.
Includes synopsis.
Credits: Editor, St. John O'Rorke ; directed by Trevor Nunn ; produced by Greg Smith and Stephany Marks.
Performer(s): Willard White, Cynthia Haymon, Gregg Baker, Cynthia Clarey, Marietta Simpson, Damon Evans ; London Philharmonic, conductor, Simon Rattle.
Target Audience: 5-adult
Description: 1 videodisc (184 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Dolby digital stereo.; region 0.
Other Titles: Gershwins' Porgy and Bess
Responsibility: Primetime ; BBC ; Homevale ; by George Gershwin [and others].

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Porgy and Bess live on Catfish Row in Charleston, South Carolina. They maintain their love for each other despite numerous hardships and the return of Bess's ex-lover.

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