After 35 long years, The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess conquered the Great White Way anew and is set to launch a widely-anticipated National Tour this fall. Porgy and Bess plays Washington D.C.’s National Theatre from December 25, 2013 to December 29 as part of the 2013-2014 Season.
Porgy and Bess, the classic musical masterpiece from the Gershwins that won as the Best Revival of a Musical in the 2012 Tony Awards, is the magnificent and exciting new staging of Ira and George Gershwin’s classic musical. Hailed as “A great achievement!” by The New Yorker, Porgy and Bess will make its Washington D.C. audience fall in love over and over again with the unforgettable love story of the brave Porgy and the beautiful Bess.
Catch the nightly performances of Porgy and Bess at the National Theatre at 7 PM Wedneday and Thursday, and 8 PM Friday and Saturday, and 6:30 on Sunday. Catch a matinee performance at 2 PM on Saturday and 1 PM Sunday.