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The Resource Die Fledermaus, a BBC TV, Royal Opera House, RM Arts co-production ; [music] by Johann Strauss ; libretto by Karl Haffner and Richard Genée ; English version, John Mortimer ; producer, [stage director], John Cox ; produced by John Vernon ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton, (DVD)

Die Fledermaus, a BBC TV, Royal Opera House, RM Arts co-production ; [music] by Johann Strauss ; libretto by Karl Haffner and Richard Genée ; English version, John Mortimer ; producer, [stage director], John Cox ; produced by John Vernon ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton, (DVD)

Label
Die Fledermaus
Title
Die Fledermaus
Statement of responsibility
a BBC TV, Royal Opera House, RM Arts co-production ; [music] by Johann Strauss ; libretto by Karl Haffner and Richard Genée ; English version, John Mortimer ; producer, [stage director], John Cox ; produced by John Vernon ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Baron von Eisenstein is supposed to go to jail for eight days for a minor offense, but decides to attend a ball first. When the governor of the jail comes to take him away he finds the Baroness entertaining a former suitor. To avoid difficulty, she persuades the suitor to pose as her husband and go to jail for a night but when she goes to the ball alone she faces other complications
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Choreographers, Derek Deane, Frederick Ashton ; camera supervisor, Nick Jordan ; editor, Steve Eveleigh
Date time place
Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
Dewey number
782.1
Language note
Sung in English with optional subtitles
LC call number
M1500.S86
LC item number
F4 B66x
PerformerNote
Judith Howarth (Adele) ; Nancy Gustafson (Rosalinde) ; Bonaventura Bottone (Alfredo) ; Louis Otey (Gabriel von Eisenstein) ; John Dobson (Dr. Blind) ; Anthony Michaels-Moore (Dr. Falke) ; Eric Garrett (Colonel Frank) ; Jochen Kowalski (Prince Orlofsky) ; Royal Opera Chorus ; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House ; Richard Bonynge, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1804-1876
  • 1823-1895
  • 1923-
  • 1935 March 12-
  • 1931-
  • 1834-1908
  • 1811-1873
  • 1930-
  • 1934-
  • 1954-
  • 1926-2010
  • 1825-1899
  • 1831-1897
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Haffner, C.
  • Genee, Richard
  • Mortimer, John Clifford
  • Cox, John
  • Vernon, John
  • Burton, Humphrey
  • Halevy, Ludovic
  • Benedix, Roderich
  • Howarth, Judith
  • Gustafson, Nancy
  • Bottone, Bonaventura
  • Otey, Louis
  • Dobson, John
  • Michaels-Moore, Anthony
  • Garrett, Eric
  • Kowalski, Jochen
  • Sutherland, Joan
  • Pavarotti, Luciano
  • Horne, Marilyn
  • Bonynge, Richard
  • Strauss, Johann
  • Meilhac, Henri
  • Royal Opera House (London, England)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • RM Arts (Firm)
  • Reiner Moritz Associates
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
197
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Operas
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Die Fledermaus, a BBC TV, Royal Opera House, RM Arts co-production ; [music] by Johann Strauss ; libretto by Karl Haffner and Richard Genée ; English version, John Mortimer ; producer, [stage director], John Cox ; produced by John Vernon ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on Le Réveillon by Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy after Roderich Benedix' Das Gefängnis
  • Features Dame Joan Sutherland's farewell to the Royal Opera House, with guest appearances by Luciano Pavarotti and Marilyn Horne
Control code
ocm45613778
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (197 min.)
Lccn
ocm45613778
Other control number
014381579727
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • ID5797RMDVD
  • ID5797RADVD
System control number
(Sirsi) 1452527
Label
Die Fledermaus, a BBC TV, Royal Opera House, RM Arts co-production ; [music] by Johann Strauss ; libretto by Karl Haffner and Richard Genée ; English version, John Mortimer ; producer, [stage director], John Cox ; produced by John Vernon ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on Le Réveillon by Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy after Roderich Benedix' Das Gefängnis
  • Features Dame Joan Sutherland's farewell to the Royal Opera House, with guest appearances by Luciano Pavarotti and Marilyn Horne
Control code
ocm45613778
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (197 min.)
Lccn
ocm45613778
Other control number
014381579727
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • ID5797RMDVD
  • ID5797RADVD
System control number
(Sirsi) 1452527

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