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Porgy and Bess (10/10/1935 - 01/25/1936)
music by George Gershwin; lyrics by Ira Gershwin
ACT 1
Song List Sung By
Summertime  Clara
A Woman Is a Sometime Thing  Jim, Jake, Sportin' Life and Ensemble
They Pass By Singing  Porgy
Gone, Gone, Gone  Ensemble
Overflow  Ensemble
My Man's Gone Now  Serena and Ensemble
Leavin' fo' de Promis' Lan  Bess and Ensemble
ACT 2
Song List Sung By
It Takes a Long Pull  Jim, Jake and Ensemble
I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'  Porgy
Woman to Lady  Porgy, Bess, Frazier and Ensemble
Bess, You Is My Woman Now  Porgy and Bess
Oh I Can't Sit Down  Ensemble
It Ain't Necessarily So  Sportin' Life and Ensemble
What You Want With Bess?  Crown and Bess
Time and Time Again  Serena and Ensemble
Street Cries  Strawberry Woman and Crab Man
I Loves You, Porgy  Porgy and Bess
Oh de Lawd Shake de Heaven  Ensemble
A Red Headed Woman  Crown and Ensemble
Oh, Doctor Jesus  Principals and Ensemble
ACT 3
Song List Sung By
Clara, Don't You Be Downhearted  Ensemble
There's a Boat That's Leavin' Soon for New York  Sportin' Life and Bess
Where's My Bess?  Porgy
I'm On My Way  Porgy and Ensemble