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Title The Nutcracker [videorecording] : [ballet in two acts] / based on a story by E.T.A. Hoffmann ; music, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky ; [a BBC Classical Music production in association with Opus Arte Media Productions].

Imprint [London] : BBC : Opus Arte, c2000.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    EB TCHA NUT S28DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. + 1 booklet (22 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.)
Note Extra features include "The Transformation Revealed" : behind-the-scenes secrets of the Christmas tree scene; producer Peter Wright on the Royal Ballet production; Anthony Dowell on the role of Herr Drosselmeyer; fixed wide shots of the Snowflakes and Transformation scenes.
Credits Choreography, Lev Ivanov, Peter Wright ; design, Julia Trevelyan Oman ; production, Peter Wright.
Performer Anthony Dowell (Herr Drosselmeyer), Alina Cojocaru (Clara), Ivan Putrov (The Nutcracker/Hans-Peter), Miyako Yoshida (The Sugar Plum Fairy), Jonathan Cope (The Prince) ; The Royal Ballet, Covent Garden ; director, Sir Anthony Dowell ; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House ; conductor, Evgenii Svetlanov.
Event Filmed at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, 1996.
System Details DVD, 16/9 anamorphic presentation; Dolby Digital surround sound.
Language Extra features subtitled in French or German.
Subject Ballets.
Added Author Ivanov, Lev, 1834-1901.
Wright, Peter.
Dowell, Anthony.
Cojocaru, Alina.
Putrov, Ivan.
Yoshida, Miyako.
Cope, Jonathan.
Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822. Nussknacker und Mausek├Ânig. English
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Shchelkunchik.
Royal Ballet.
Royal Opera House (London, England). Orchestra.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
Opus Arte (Firm)
Added Title Nutcracker (Choreographic work : Ivanov)
Standard No. 809478000082
Music No. OA 0828 D BBC/Opus Arte

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