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The Resource Acis and Galatea, Royal Opera House presents ; music by George Frideric Handel ; libretto by John Gay, Alexander Pope, John Hughes ; the Royal Opera, the Royal Ballet directed and choreographed by Wayne McGregor

Acis and Galatea, Royal Opera House presents ; music by George Frideric Handel ; libretto by John Gay, Alexander Pope, John Hughes ; the Royal Opera, the Royal Ballet directed and choreographed by Wayne McGregor

Label
Acis and Galatea
Title
Acis and Galatea
Statement of responsibility
Royal Opera House presents ; music by George Frideric Handel ; libretto by John Gay, Alexander Pope, John Hughes ; the Royal Opera, the Royal Ballet directed and choreographed by Wayne McGregor
Creator
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • spa
  • eng
Related
Cataloging source
ZCU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Assistant director and choreographer, Laila Diallo ; designs, Hildegard Bechtler ; lighting design, Lucy Carter ; film director, Jonathan Haswell ; film & DVD producer, James Whitbourn ; DVD executive producer, Roland Ott
Date time place
Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London on April 8, 2009
Language note
Sung in English, with subtitles in English, French, German or Spanish
PerformerNote
  • Musicians: Danielle de Niese (Galatea) ; Charles Workman (Acis) ; Paul Agnew (Damon) ; Matthew Rose (Polyphemus) ; Ji-Min Park (Coridon) ; Julian Perkins, harpsichord ; Jan Čižmář, theorbo ; Andrew Skidmore, violoncello ; Steven Moore, chamber organ ; The Royal Opera Extra Chorus ; Kati Debretzeni, leader ; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment ; Christopher Hogwood, conductor
  • Dancers of the Royal Ballet: Lauren Cuthbertson (Galatea) ; Edward Watson (Acis) ; Steven McRae, Melissa Hamilton (Damon) ; Paul Kay (Coridon)
Runtime
110
Technique
live action
Label
Acis and Galatea, Royal Opera House presents ; music by George Frideric Handel ; libretto by John Gay, Alexander Pope, John Hughes ; the Royal Opera, the Royal Ballet directed and choreographed by Wayne McGregor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Pastoral opera in 2 acts
  • Extra features include: illustrated synopis ; cast gallery ; Staging Acis and Galatea
  • "A Royal Opera House/Opus Arte co-production"--Container
  • Program notes in English, German and French (25 p. : col. ill.) inserted in container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 110 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
OA 1025 D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn624198283
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn649615506
System details
DVD; soundtracks in LPCM stereo or dts digital surround.; aspect ratio 16:9; all regions; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Acis and Galatea, Royal Opera House presents ; music by George Frideric Handel ; libretto by John Gay, Alexander Pope, John Hughes ; the Royal Opera, the Royal Ballet directed and choreographed by Wayne McGregor
Publication
Note
  • Pastoral opera in 2 acts
  • Extra features include: illustrated synopis ; cast gallery ; Staging Acis and Galatea
  • "A Royal Opera House/Opus Arte co-production"--Container
  • Program notes in English, German and French (25 p. : col. ill.) inserted in container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 110 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
OA 1025 D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn624198283
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn649615506
System details
DVD; soundtracks in LPCM stereo or dts digital surround.; aspect ratio 16:9; all regions; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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