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Gershwin's first version of the opera, running four hours (counting the two intermissions), was performed privately ...

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Jan 20, 2012 ... Dubose Heyward not only wrote the original Porgy novel and dramatic play; with his wife Dorothy, Heyward wrote the bulk of Porgy and Bess's ...

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Porgy and Bess: Dramatic folk opera in three acts by George Gershwin. Its English libretto was written by DuBose Heyward (with lyrics by Heyward and Ira ...

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An opera by George Gershwin, DuBose Heyward, Dorothy Heyward, and Ira Gershwin. ... PORGY AND BESS is probably the most famous and most successful ...

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Porgy and Bess began its journey to the Broadway stage in 1936, when George Gershwin wrote a letter late one night to the author of a book he was reading ...

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Jul 18, 2009 ... Summertime is an aria composed by George Gershwin for the 1935 opera Porgy and Bess. The lyrics are by DuBose and Dorothy Heyward, ...
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Jun 4, 2014 ... The Butler Symphony Orchestra and chorale is joined by Opera star Angela Brown in performing highlights from Porgy and Bess.

www.npr.org/2000/10/08/1112186/porgy-and-bess

Oct 8, 2000 ... Was this work by DuBose Heyward and George and Ira Gershwin an opera ... Porgy and BessOriginal Cast, featuring Anne Brown and Tood ...

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Porgy and Bess (Musical, Original) opened in New York City Oct 10, 1935 and played through Jan 25, 1936.