Composer: George Gershwin
Libretto: DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin, based on the play by DuBose and Dorothy Heyward
Director: James Robinson
Reviewer: Scott Matthewman
It also affords enough space for the full company – the programme lists 23 named parts, with a further 40-plus in the ensemble – to give full weight to the sumptuous score.