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Title Orpheus and Eurydice [videorecording] / music, Christoph Willibald Gluck ; libretto Ranieri da Calzabigi ; produced for television in association with Australian Broadcasting Corporation ; from the Sydney Opera House, the Australian Opera presents.

Imprint West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, [2006].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    B GLUC OE G58DVD    DUE 01-31-20
Description 1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits Director, Stefanos Lazaridis; choreographer, Meryl Tankard.
Performer David Hobson (Orpheus) ; Amanda Thane (Eurydice) ; Miriam Gormley (Amor) ; Dancers of The Meryl Tankard Australian Dance Theatre ; Dancers of the Australian Opera ; The Australian Opera Chorus ; Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra ; Marco Guidarini, conductor.
Event Recorded in performance Sept. 20, 1993, Sydney Opera House.
Summary Following the death of his beloved wife, Eurydice, Orphée is given permission to descend into Hades to rescue her. He is warned that, if successful, he must not look at her until he has crossed to the world of the living.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby 2.0.
Language Sung in French, with English subtitles.
Subject Orpheus (Greek mythological character) -- Drama.
Eurydice (Greek mythological character) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Music videos
Added Author Gluck, Christoph Willibald, Ritter von, 1714-1787. Orphée et Eurydice.
Hobson, David, 1960- Performer.
Thane, Amanda, 1960- Performer.
Gormley, Miriam. Performer.
Guidarini, Marco. Conductor.
Lazaridis, Stefanos.
Tankard, Meryl.
Meryl Tankard Company. Performer.
Australian Opera. Performer.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
Kultur International Films.
Note Title on container: Orphée et Eurydice
ISBN 0769781500
Standard No. 032031405899
Music No. D4058 Kultur

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