Do. 18.10.2018 // 19.00 Uhr
Black Opera and Working Catfish Role: Engaging Black Experience in Opera
Through an evaluation of the historical context for Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess, set in the 1920s and first performed in 1935 during Jim Crow, this work creates multiple meanings when it is performed today. Now over 80 years later we have seen the Civil Rights movement, an era where policies a...