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