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The Resource Doctor Atomic, libretto by Peter Sellars ; music by John Adams ; production by Penny Woolcock ; directed by Gary Halvorson ; the Metropolitan Opera presents ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and Thirteen/WNET New York

Doctor Atomic, libretto by Peter Sellars ; music by John Adams ; production by Penny Woolcock ; directed by Gary Halvorson ; the Metropolitan Opera presents ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and Thirteen/WNET New York

Label
Doctor Atomic
Title
Doctor Atomic
Statement of responsibility
libretto by Peter Sellars ; music by John Adams ; production by Penny Woolcock ; directed by Gary Halvorson ; the Metropolitan Opera presents ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and Thirteen/WNET New York
Contributor
Choreographer
Conductor
Director
Designer
Host
Interviewee
Interviewer
Librettist
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • ger
  • spa
  • eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
ZMS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Set design, Julian Crouch ; costume designer, Catherine Zuber ; lighting designer, Brian MacDevitt ; choreographer, Andrew Dawson ; host, Susan Graham
Date time place
Recorded live in HD transmission at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, October 11, 2008
Language note
Sung in English; subtitles in English, French, German and Spanish
PerformerNote
Gerald Finley (J. Robert Oppenheimer) ; Sasha Cooke (Kitty Oppenheimer) ; Eric Owens (General Leslie Groves) ; Meredith Arwady (Pasqualita) ; Richard Paul Fink (Edward Teller) ; Thomas Glenn (Robert Wilson) ; Earle Patriarco (Frank Hubbard) ; Roger Honeywell (Captain James Nolan) ; the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet ; Alan Gilbert, conductor
Runtime
171
Series statement
Metropolitan Opera HD live
Technique
live action
Label
Doctor Atomic, libretto by Peter Sellars ; music by John Adams ; production by Penny Woolcock ; directed by Gary Halvorson ; the Metropolitan Opera presents ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and Thirteen/WNET New York
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera in 2 acts
  • Libretto from various sources
  • "A Metropolitan Opera high-definition production"--Container
  • Co-production with English National Opera
  • Program notes by Thomas May and synopsis ([14] p. : ill., ports.) inserted in container
  • Bonus features: J. Robert Oppenheimer: In the shadow of the bomb; backstage at the Met with host, Susan Graham: interviews with Gerald Finley and John Adams
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (171 min)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
886978066596
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
88697 80665 9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn698771636
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn730437576
System details
DVD; PCM stereo., DTS surround; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Doctor Atomic, libretto by Peter Sellars ; music by John Adams ; production by Penny Woolcock ; directed by Gary Halvorson ; the Metropolitan Opera presents ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and Thirteen/WNET New York
Publication
Note
  • Opera in 2 acts
  • Libretto from various sources
  • "A Metropolitan Opera high-definition production"--Container
  • Co-production with English National Opera
  • Program notes by Thomas May and synopsis ([14] p. : ill., ports.) inserted in container
  • Bonus features: J. Robert Oppenheimer: In the shadow of the bomb; backstage at the Met with host, Susan Graham: interviews with Gerald Finley and John Adams
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (171 min)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
886978066596
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
88697 80665 9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn698771636
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn730437576
System details
DVD; PCM stereo., DTS surround; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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