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12/01/2012 "Porgy and Bess" opens on Broadway

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New Interpretation of 'Porgy and Bess' Provokes as it Continues to Resonate

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Opening Night: "Porgy and Bess" Starring Audra McDonald, Norm Lewis & David Alan Grier

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Porgy and Bess - Tony Awards 2012

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Highlights From "The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess" on Broadway, Part 1

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Porgy and Bess - 2012 Broadway Revival - Audra McDonald & Norm Lewis

Porgy and Bess is an English-language opera by the American composer George Gershwin, with a libretto written by author DuBose Heyward and lyricist Ira Gershwin. It was adapted from Dorothy Heyward and DuBose Heyward's play Porgy, itself an adaptation of DuBose Heyward's 1925 novel of the same name.