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‘Porgy’ in store for local boy Norm Lewis

Congratulations to Eatonville’s own Norm Lewis, the Broadway actor who just wowed audiences as Javert in the London concert staging of Les Miserables. (It’s been on PBS a lot lately — look for it.)

Norm is playing Porgy opposite Audra McDonald’s Bess in American Repertory Theatre’s revival of Porgy and Bess, to open in mid-August in Cambridge, Mass.

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Theater review: ‘Porgy and Bess’

Theater review: ‘Porgy and Bess’
By Elizabeth Maupin
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Say you’re in love, and romance has hit you hard. Can’t you imagine, if only in some parallel universe, that you and your beloved are crooning a duet, and that behind you there’s a full-fledged symphony orchestra playing your song?

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