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That seems the likeliest explanation why it has taken Lyric Opera of Chicago so long to catch up.On first glance, Porgy and Bess looks like the tale of a perpetual sucker.
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It opens on Monday, November 17 with 13 performances through Saturday, December 20.
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Francesca Zambello is an internationally recognized director of opera and theater, and the current Artistic and General Director of the Glimmerglass Festival.
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The crippled beggar Porgy, living in an impoverished South Carolina hamlet, falls for Bess, the most shunned woman in town, a coquette who runs with a jealous meathead.
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Listen now to Porgy and Bess by Chicago Symphony Orchestra and more.Life on the skids is tough but not unbearable for the stoic Porgy (Bass-baritone Eric Owens).Each has thrilling music to sing as the drama unfolds in the smoldering atmosphere of darkly mysterious 15th-century Spain.
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True The use of preexisting literary sources such as books and plays for the plots of musicals helped the new genre to gain maturity and permanence.
Porgy and Bess has been extended through July 3 at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave., Chicago. Performances Wednesdays through Sundays.
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