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Porgy and Bess Synopsis and Character Descriptions




Porgy and Bess Characters
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Name Gender Vocal Part Age Range Role Type
Maria female alto 30 – 65 cameo
Crown male baritone 25 – 40 lead
Jake male baritone 24 – 45 cameo
Frazier male baritone 30 – 60 cameo
Jim male baritone 0 – 0 cameo
Undertaker male baritone 30 – 60 cameo
Porgy male bass 25 – 45 lead
Annie female mezzo 0 – 0 cameo
Lily female mezzo 40 – 65 cameo
Strawberry Woman female mezzo 0 – 0 cameo
Bess female soprano 18 – 30 lead
Serena female soprano 20 – 30 supporting
Clara female soprano 18 – 27 cameo
Sporting Life male tenor 22 – 34 supporting
Mingo male tenor 0 – 0 cameo
Robbins male tenor 24 – 35 cameo
Peter male tenor 45 – 70 cameo
Crab Man male tenor 0 – 0 cameo


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