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    The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

    Presented by at Loeb Drama Center

    August 17 - October 2, 2011


    The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

    This classic American tale is set in the 1930s in Catfish Row, a neighborhood in Charleston, South Carolina. Bess, beautiful and troubled, turns to Porgy, the crippled beggar in search of safety after her possessive lover Crown commits murder. As Porgy and Bess’s love grows, their future is threatened by Crown and the conniving Sporting Life. Single tickets for the run are available from 7/12/11.

    Loeb Drama Center

    64 Brattle Street
    Cambridge, MA 02138

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    • Event Name: The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess
      5 out of 5 stars rating "Forget the controversy -- fabuluous production"
      Review posted by: David Lewis from Boston, MA USA, Aug 20, 2011

      I really can't see how anyone cares about adding a few words here and there -- either way. I saw it this evening, and it is a fabulous production -- great singing, acting, choreography and staging.... Expand

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