The CJO Celebrates Porgy and Bess this week with "I Loves You Porgy"

Starting this Wednesday night through Sunday evening, the Columbus Jazz Orchestra presents “I Loves You Porgy”, featuring music from Gershwin’s only opera performed CJO-style with a swingin’ beat and hot rhythms. Combine 2004 Tony Award nominee Michael McElroy and Capathia Jenkins, who has toured nationally with Dreamgirls, and you have a can’t-miss stage experience.

The performance takes place this week at the Southern Theatre. As a special, Saturday night’s performance will be broadcast live on WOSU 89.7 FM.

I Loves You Porgy
Columbus Jazz Orchestra
Artistic Director, Byron Stripling
Guest Artists, Michael McElroy and Capathia Jenkins
Show Times are Wednesday through Saturday at 8pm and Sunday at 2:30 and 7:30pm

Tickets are available online here or through any Ticketmaster location.

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