American Operas DVD
All filmed live at San Francisco Opera, three of the most beloved American operas are featured in this six-disc set. George Gershwin’s “Porgy and Bess” (2009) tells the tale of a disabled beggar and the woman he loves. Eric Owens, Laquita Mitchell star. Then, follow Captain Ahab on his obsessive quest for revenge against the white whale “Moby Dick” (2012). With Jay Hunter Morris. And, can true love survive amidst racial prejudice, in “Show Boat” (2014)? Bill Irwin, Patricia Racette star. 7 1/2 hrs. total. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English DTS 5.1, Dolby Digital 5.1, PCM stereo; Subtitles: English, French, German.