The Gershwins’ modern American masterpiece has its first Met performances in almost three decades, starring bass-baritone Eric Owens and soprano Angel Blue in the title roles. Director James Robinson’s stylish production transports audiences to Catfish Row, a setting vibrant with the music, dancing, emotion, and heartbreak of its inhabitants.
Admission $18 (students & children $8)
OHIO Student: Free
Thanks to Arts for OHIO, we are able to offer a limited number of FREE student tickets available on first-come, first-serve basis. Must have valid student I.D.
This event features a cash bar with signature cocktails and local spirits from West End Distillery, crafted by Nicholas Littlehouse. Please join us prior to the broadcast for an informal patron appreciation event:
Beginning at 11:45AM, light refreshments and a cash bar will be offered in the Athena Cinema lobby prior to the 12:55PM streaming of the series’ The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess.
Special thanks to George Weckman and the following supporters: