|Eli's Table Restaurant|
(2) the alley where the real Porgy lived, and
(3) the house where DuBose Heyward wrote his novel.
Of course, being Charleston, a number of other attractions were included in the tour, such as the home where Stephen Colbert grew up; a house formerly owned by Thomas Ravenel, featured on Bravo’s series Southern Charm; the garden of the Calhoun mansion; and a Philip Simmons wrought iron gate.
[For more about my fitness training to tackle the two-hour Porgy and Bess tour, see yesterday's blog message for The Stiletto Gang!]