First Look at Porgy and Bess at the English National Opera | Playbill

Classic Arts News First Look at Porgy and Bess at the English National Opera Eric Greene and Nicole Cabell star in the London staging.
Nicole Cabell and Eric Greene in Porgy and Bess
Nicole Cabell and Eric Greene in Porgy and Bess Tristram Kenton

The English National Opera currently presents its first production of Porgy and Bess at the London Coliseum. The opera from George and Ira Gershwin and DuBose and Dorothy Heyward opened October 11 and continues performances through November 17.

Directed by James Robinson, the staging stars Eric Greene as Porgy, Nicole Cabell as Bess, Nmon Ford as Crown, Latonia Moore as Serena, Nadine Benjamin as Clara, and Frederick Ballentine as Sporting Life. John Wilson conducts.

Flip through photos of the production below:

Production Photos: Porgy and Bess at the English National Opera

Read: WHAT DID CRITICS THINK OF ENGLISH NATIONAL OPERA’S PORGY AND BESS?

The production, presented in partnership with the Metropolitan Opera and Dutch National Opera, is expected to play New York in the 2019–2020 season.

For more information, visit eno.org.

 

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