Porgy and Bess
George Gershwin
11, 12, 13, 15, 16, 17, 18 and 19 July 2014
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Artistic profile

 

Conductor Tim Murray

Director Christine Crouse

Chorus Masters Albert Horne*, Marvin Kernelle

Designer Michael Mitchell

Lighting Design Kobus Rossouw

Choreographer Sibonakaliso Ndaba

 

Symphony Orchestra of the Gran Teatre del Liceu

Cape Town Opera Chorus

 

Cast

PorgyXolela Sixaba, Lindile Kula Sr 

Bess Nonhlanhla Yende, Philisa Sibeko 

Crown Mandisinde Mbuyazwe, Mandla Mndebele

Clara Siphamandla Yakupa, Caroline Modiba

Serena Arline Jaftha, Tina Mene

Sportin' Life Tshepo Moagi, Lukhanyo Moyake

Maria Miranda Tini, Fikile Mthetwa

Robbins Mthunzi Mbombela

Undertaker Nkosana Sitimela 

Jake Owen Metsileng

Jim Lindile Kula Jr

Mingo Lusindiso Dubula

Peter Andile Tshoni

Lilly Jacqueline Manciya 

Strawberry Woman Siphamandla Yakupa

Crab Man Lukhanyo Moyake, Monwabisi Lindi

Frazier Nkosana Sitimela

Nelson Monwabisi Lindi

Mr Archdale and Coroner Ralph Lawson

Detective Gideon Lombard

Policemen Marvin Kernelle, Roy Hunter

Dancers Luthando Tsodo, Marlin Zoutman

Trumpeter Mandla Mlangeni

 

* Not on Tour

 

July 2014
Friday 11 20:00 -
Saturday 12 17:00 -
Saturday 12 21:30 -
Sunday 13 17:00 -
Tuesday 15 20:00 -
Wednesday 16 20:00 -
Thursday 17 20:00 -
Friday 18 20:00 -
Saturday 19 17:00 -
Saturday 19 21:30 -

Length

First part: 75 min.

Pause: 25 min.

Second part: 71 min.

Total aprox.: 3 h