This is the Encore showing of the Sunday, September 15, matinee cinema of 'Porgy & Bess'. This American masterpiece tells the story of a crippled beggar, the headstrong woman he loves, and the community that sustains them both. Eric Owens and Laquita Mitchell lead an amazing cast pulling the audience into the intricate world of Catfish Row.
In conjunction with the San Francisco Opera, Village Centre Cinemas in Pullman, Washington, presents the Palouse Grand Opera Cinema –Series 4 for Fall 2013. Recorded live in high-definition at San Francisco’s historic War Memorial Opera House, this fourth series of four popular operas will be an exceptional viewing experience. The series will offer productions on select Sunday afternoons and Wednesday evenings. The four productions will be: Porgy and Bess (Gershwin) September 15 and 18); Boris Godunov (Mussorgsky), October 6 & 9; Lucrezia Borgia (Donizetti), November 17 & 20; Aida (Verdi), December 8 & 11.
On Wednesdays, the operas will begin at 6:30 p.m. Admission for each opera will be $14.00 per person. A four-admission ticket, good for four single admissions to any presentation, will be available for $40.00.