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Porgy (Character)
from Porgy and Bess (1959)

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Alternate Names:
Porgy in 'Porgy and Bess' excerpt


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  1. The Gershwin's 'Porgy and Bess' (2013) Played by Eric Owens

  2. "Live from Lincoln Center"
        - New York Philharmonic All-Gershwin New Year's Eve Concert (2002) TV episode, Played by Willard White
        - New York City Opera - The Gershwins' "Porgy and Bess" (2002) TV episode, Played by Alvy Powell

  3. "American Playhouse"
        - Porgy and Bess (1993) TV episode, Played by Willard White
  4. "Breakfast with the Arts"
        - American Night with Simon Rattle and the Berlin Philharmonic (????) TV episode, Played by Willard White

  5. Liberty Weekend (1986) (TV) Played by Donnie Ray Albert

  6. Porgy and Bess (1959) Played by Sidney Poitier / Robert McFerrin
  7. "The Steve Allen Plymouth Show"
    ... aka "The Steve Allen Show" - USA (original title)
        - Episode #2.5 (1956) TV episode, Played by Mel Tormé (as Porgy in 'Porgy and Bess' excerpt)

  8. Rhapsody in Blue (1945) Played by William Gillespie
Archive Footage:
  1. "Great Performances"
        - Porgy and Bess: An American Voice (1998) TV episode, Played by Todd Duncan / William Warfield / Willard White
  2. "American Masters"
        - George Gershwin Remembered (1987) TV episode, Played by George Goodman

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From "American Playhouse: Porgy and Bess (#11.3)" (1993)
Porgy: [singing] Bess, you is my woman now, You is, you is, And you must sing and dance and play for two instead of one. Want no wrinkle on your brow, No-how, Because the sorrow of the past is all done done, Oh, Bess, my Bess, The real happiness is just begun. See more »

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