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The Gershwin's Porgy and Bess from the San Francisco Opera

Special | 2h 38m 56s

This production of Porgy and Bess from San Francisco Opera stars bass-baritone Eric Owens as Porgy and soprano Laquita Mitchell as Bess in the turbulent story of a disabled man, the headstrong woman he loves and the community that sustains them both. John DeMain conducts the San Francisco Opera Orchestra and Chorus in this American musical theater staple.

Aired: 10/17/14

Expired: 10/25/14

Rating: TV-PG

Video has closed captioning.

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