Porgy and Bess, OperaDelaware, 2012

It begins with "Summertime" at an upstairs window.

Charleston, South Carolina. Catfish Row, near the sea.

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There is a funeral...

The set opens up to a once-elegant curving staircase.

...and a picnic on Kittywah Island. Sportin' Life sings the other hit tune, "It ain't necessarily so." 

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