This is a past event.

Porgy and Bess

One of America’s favorite operas takes the big screen on February 1. James Robinson’s stylish production transports audiences to Catfish Row on the Charleston waterfront, vibrant with the music, dancing, emotion, and heartbreak of its inhabitants. “If you’re going to stage Gershwin’s opera, this is how,” raved the Guardian when the new production premiered in London in 2018. David Robertson conducts a dynamic cast, featuring the sympathetic duo of Eric Owens and Angel Blue in the title roles and an all-star ensemble that includes Golda Schultz, Latonia Moore, Denyce Graves, Frederick Ballentine, and Alfred Walker.

Venue Details

Nearby

  • or

Newsletters

Join Detroit Metro Times Newsletters

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Michigan Christmas light displays to check out this holiday season [PHOTOS]

One of the best parts of the holiday seasons is getting to load your loved ones into the car and driving to…

By Metro Times Staff

Campus Martius
800 Woodward Ave., Detroit
Take a trip down to the ice rink at Campus Martius Park for nightly entertainment and a view of the 60-foot Christmas tree.
19 slides

Powerful Lake Erie wave photos show the wilder side of our Great Lake

Metro Detroiters might think the waves on Lake Erie small and relatively unnoteworthy. On windy days, choppy waters draw the occasional surfer…

By Vince Grzegorek

“It was during an intense wind storm in the fall of 2014 that I first witnessed the powerful waves Lake Erie can generate. Lake Erie is the shallowest and the warmest of the five Great Lakes. And the waves I capture on this lake are generally two-fold. There are the main lake waves, which are generated from strong winds that whip up the water, and there are secondary waves that are created when these waves crash into barriers near the shoreline.”
17 slides

Zeds Dead brought its electrifying tour to Detroit’s Masonic Temple [PHOTOS]

Electronic duo Zeds Dead brought its Deadbeats tour to Detroit's Masonic Temple on Friday night, and it was anything but dead. The…

By Mike Pfeiffer

New Slideshow
92 slides

Things got heated at the Hot and Bothered preview for The Dirty Show [NSFW PHOTOS]

Every February, The Dirty Show warms up Detroit's winter with its erotic art exhibition. Organizers gave Detroiters a taste of what to…

By Josh Justice

Things got heated at the Hot and Bothered preview for The Dirty Show [PHOTOS]
85 slides