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This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Porgy and Bess

There’s so much to tell about. First of all, having viewed the new Porgy and Bess that is in previews at the Richard Rodger Theater already five or six times (I am beginning to lose count) there is no doubt in my mind that this is a new classic. Broadway Classic coming up, Ladies and Gentlemen The rest of the …

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Written on Jan, 13, 2012 by in , | 4 Comments.
This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Porgy and Bess

Okay, so I was totally blown away by the whole cast’s performance last night at the Broadway premiere of “The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess!” Thank you! Today, a little about how the role of Bess has grown: Norm Lewis is a warm sweet Porgy. His acting and singing are spot on, and give Audra as Bess a strong man to …

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This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Porgy and Bess

In the lobby after the show with Philip Boykin (plays Crown) from the new Broadway Musical version of Porgy and Bess. His wife is cool and more beautiful than Halle Berry (photo credits are hers) This is at the champagne toast after the show’s first night. He actually makes the role of Crown understandable as a man, so when he …

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