11/08/2016
Thursday 19:00
LIEPĀJA ART FORUM. CONCERT VERSION OF THE OPERA "PORGY AND BESS"
George Gershwin’s opera “Porgy and Bess” is undoubtedly the most played American opera. This is a story about love and its inconstancy, passion, crime, domestic tragedies and simple everyday pleasures told in brilliant musical language.

Director: Viesturs Kairišs.

Cast: Latonia Moore (USA), Jermaine Smith (USA), Lester Lynch (UK), Rodney Clark, Margarita Vilsone, Sonora Vaice, Mihails Čuļpajevs, Ilona Bagele and others.

Participating: The Latvian National Symphony Orchestra, youth choir “Kamēr…”. Conductor: Andris Poga.

The authors
of the opera “Porgy and Bess” are George Gershwin, Dubose & Dorothy Heyward and Ira Gershwin.


Venue: THE GREAT HALL

Organised by Great Amber