Production Info

Previews: May 16, 1961 (1 previews)
Opening May 17, 1961
Closing: May 28, 1961
Length of Run: 15 perf.
Run Type: Limited

Location Info

Market: New York
Location: New York, NY

Credits Highlights

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Director

Cast

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Clara
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Sportin' Life
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Jake (alternates)
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Serena
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Maria
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Porgy (alternates)
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Crown
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Bess (alternates)
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Mingo
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Jim

Musical Numbers

Act One

  • Summertime .... Clara
  • A Woman Is a Sometime Thing .... Jim, Jake and Ensemble
  • They Pass by Singing .... Porgy
  • Crap Game Fugue .... Clara and Ensemble
  • Gone, Gone, Gone .... Ensemble
  • My Man's Gone Now .... Serena and Ensemble
  • Overflow .... Ensemble
  • Rowing Song .... Jim, Jake and Fishermen
  • I Got Plenty o' Nuttin' .... Porgy
  • Woman to Lady .... Porgy, Bess, Frazier & Ensemble
  • Bess, You is My Woman Now .... Porgy & Bess
  • Oh, I Can't Sit Down .... Charleston Orphans' Band

Act Two

  • It Ain't Necessarily So .... Sportin' Life & Ensemble
  • What You Want With Bess? .... Crown & Bess
  • Time and Time Again .... Serena & Ensemble
  • Strawberry Woman
  • Crab Man
  • I Loves You, Porgy .... Porgy & Bess
  • Oh, de Lawd Shake de Heaven .... Ensemble
  • A Red Headed Woman .... Crown & Ensemble
  • Oh, Doctor Jesus .... Company
  • Clara, Don't You Be Downhearted .... Ensemble
  • There's a Boat That's Leavin' Soon for New York .... Sportin' Life & Bess
  • Where's My Bess? .... Porgy, Serena & Lily
  • I'm On My Way .... Porgy

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Trivia & History

This production moved closer musically to the original production than any of the previous revivals seen in New York had, restoring the recitative. 

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Production Info

Previews: May 16, 1961 (1 previews)
Opening May 17, 1961
Closing: May 28, 1961
Length of Run: 15 perf.
Run Type: Limited

Location Info

Market: New York
Location: New York, NY

Venues

Main Run

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