MusicalOperaRevivalBroadway
Opening Date
Feb 07, 1944
Closing Date
Apr 08, 1944
Performances
64
MusicalOperaRevivalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

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Theatres
City Center
(Feb 07, 1944 - Apr 08, 1944)

Description
An American folk opera in three acts

Setting
Charleston, South Carolina. The early 1930s. Catfish Row and Kittiwah Island.

Music by George Gershwin; Choral Music Director: Eva Jessye; Lyrics by DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin; Book by DuBose Heyward and Dorothy Heyward; Book adapted by DuBose Heyward and George Gershwin
Staged by Robert Ross
Scenic Design by Herbert Andrews; Costume Design by Paul Du Pont
The Eva Jessye Choir
Ensemble
 
Strawberry Woman
The Eva Jessye Choir
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Detective
The Eva Jessye Choir
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The Eva Jessye Choir
Ensemble
Coroner
Robbins
The Eva Jessye Choir
Ensemble
The Eva Jessye Choir
Ensemble
The Eva Jessye Choir
Ensemble
Crab Man
 
The Eva Jessye Choir
Ensemble
The Eva Jessye Choir
Ensemble
Serena
Policeman
Mingo
The Undertaker
 
The Eva Jessye Choir
Ensemble
Sportin' Life
The Eva Jessye Choir
Ensemble
The Eva Jessye Choir
Ensemble
Undertaker
 
The Eva Jessye Choir
Ensemble
Bess
The Eva Jessye Choir
Ensemble
Peter
The Honey Man
Child
The Eva Jessye Choir
Ensemble
The Eva Jessye Choir
Ensemble
The Eva Jessye Choir
Ensemble
 
The Eva Jessye Choir
Ensemble
The Eva Jessye Choir
Ensemble
Frazier
 
The Eva Jessye Choir
Ensemble
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