Met Live in HD: Porgy and Bess
215 East Main Street, Charlottesville, VA 22902
- Presented By: The Paramount Theater
- Dates: February 1, 2020
- Location: Paramount Theater
- Time: 12:55 PM to 4:35 PM
- Price: $18.00 Student, $23.00 Senior, $25.00 Adult
The Gershwins’ modern American masterpiece has its first Met performances in almost three decades, starring bass-baritone Eric Owens and soprano Angel Blue in the title roles. Director James Robinson’s stylish production transports audiences to Catfish Row, a setting vibrant with the music, dancing, emotion, and heartbreak of its inhabitants.