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The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess Production History

The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess Show Information

Previews: December 17, 2011
Opening:January 12, 2012
Closing:September 23, 2012
Theatres: Richard Rodgers Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
12/17/2011 - 9/23/2012
Production Type:Revival
Run Type:Limited Run
Market:Broadway
Intermissions:
Show type Musical

Other Productions of The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

1943   Los Angeles LACLO Production
Los Angeles
1962   New York Unknown
New York
1965   New York Unknown
New York
1938   Regional (US) Regional Revival
Regional (US)
1952   International Tour
1985   New York Metropolitan Opera Revival
New York
1986   New York Metropolitan Opera Revival
New York
1986   Regional (UK) UK Revival
Regional (UK)
1987   US Tour Touring Revival
US Tour
1989   New York Metropolitan Opera Revival
New York
1935   Broadway Original Broadway Production
Broadway
1942   Broadway Broadway Revival
Broadway
1943   Broadway
Broadway
1944   Broadway
Broadway
1952   West End London Revival
West End
1953   Broadway Broadway Revival
Broadway
1961   Off-Broadway City Center Revival
Off-Broadway
1964   Off-Broadway City Center Revival
Off-Broadway
1976   Broadway Broadway Revival
Broadway
1983   Broadway Broadway Revival
Broadway
2000   Broadway New York City Opera Production
Broadway
2006   West End London Revival
West End
2012   Broadway Broadway Revival
Broadway
2013   US Tour National Tour
US Tour

The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess - 2012 Broadway Awards and Nominations

Note: Award winners will appear on a background
Year Ceremony Category Nominee
2012 BroadwayWorld Awards Best Leading Actress in a Musical Audra McDonald
2012 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Actor in a Musical Norm Lewis
2012 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Actress in a Musical Audra McDonald
2012 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Phillip Boykin
2012 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Revival of a Musical 0
2012 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Sound Design in a Musical Acme Sound Partners
2012 Drama League Awards Distinguished Performance Award Audra McDonald
2012 Drama League Awards Distinguished Performance Award Norm Lewis
2012 Drama League Awards Distinguished Revival of a Musical 0
2012 Outer Critics Circle Awards Outstanding Actor in a Musical Norm Lewis
2012 Outer Critics Circle Awards Outstanding Actress in a Musical Audra McDonald
2012 Outer Critics Circle Awards Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Phillip Boykin
2012 Outer Critics Circle Awards Outstanding Revival of a Musical (Broadway or Off-Broadway) 0
2012 Theatre World Awards Outstanding Debut Performance Phillip Boykin
2012 Tony Awards Best Costume Design of a Musical ESosa
2012 Tony Awards Best Direction of a Musical Diane Paulus
2012 Tony Awards Best Lighting Design of a Musical Christopher Akerlind
2012 Tony Awards Best Orchestrations William David Brohn
2012 Tony Awards Best Orchestrations Christopher Jahnke
2012 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical Phillip Boykin
2012 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical David Alan Grier
2012 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Norm Lewis
2012 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical Audra McDonald
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Jeffrey Richards
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Jerry Frankel
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Rebecca Gold
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Howard Kagan
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Cheryl Wiesenfeld/Brunish Trinchero/Lucio Simons TBC
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Joseph & Matthew Deitch
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Mark S. Golub & David S. Golub
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Terry Schnuck
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Freitag Productions/Koenigsberg Filerman
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical The Leonore S. Gershwin 1987 Trust
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Universal Pictures Stage Productions
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Ken Mahoney
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Judith Resnick
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Tulchin/Bartner/ATG
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Paper Boy Productions
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Christopher Hart
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Alden Badway
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Broadway Across America
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Irene Gandy
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Will Trice
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical American Repertory Theater
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Jeffrey Richards
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Jerry Frankel
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Rebecca Gold
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Howard Kagan
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Cheryl Wiesenfeld/Brunish Trinchero/Lucio Simons TBC
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Joseph & Matthew Deitch
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Mark S. Golub & David S. Golub
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Terry Schnuck
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Freitag Productions/Koenigsberg Filerman
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical The Leonore S. Gershwin 1987 Trust
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Universal Pictures Stage Productions
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Ken Mahoney
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Judith Resnick
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Tulchin/Bartner/ATG
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Paper Boy Productions
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Christopher Hart
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Alden Badway
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Broadway Across America
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Irene Gandy
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Will Trice
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical American Repertory Theater
2012 Tony Awards Best Revival of a Musical Jeffrey Richards
2012 Tony Awards Best Sound Design of a Musical Acme Sound Partners