Porgy takes top opera award

Porgy takes top opera award

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norman lebrecht

April 08, 2019

The English National Opera staging of Porgy and Bess – an uncredited John Berry co-production with South African forces – deservedly won the Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in Opera last night.

Covent Garden’s production¬† of Katya Kabanova won Best New Opera Production.

Comments

  • C Porumbescu says:

    Important to note, of course, that the Olivier Awards are not international or even national awards – they’re purely a local thing, exclusively for London theatres.

    This was an excellent production, nonetheless.

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