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Uniform Title Giselle (Choreographic work : Petipa after Coralli and Perrot)
Title Giselle [videorecording] / music, Adolphe Adam, revised by Joseph Horovitz ; choreography, Marius Petipa, after Jean Coralli and Jules Perrot ; scenario, Théophile Gautier after Heinrich Heine ; additional choreography, Peter Wright ; a Royal Opera House production ; directed for the screen by Ross MacGibbon.

Publication Info. [London, England] : Opus Arte, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    792.842 GIS    Available
Edition Widescreen.
Description 1 videodisc (114 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
performed music prm rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical surround DTS 5.1 rda
digital optical stereo PCM 2.0 rda
wide screen 16:9 rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 0 rda
System Details DVD-9; NTSC; all regions; widescreen presentation; LPCM 2.0, DTS digital surround.
Note Running time approximately 113 minutes (Ballet), 10 minutes (features).
Language Extra feature subtitles in English.
Note Title frames precede end credits.
"From the Royal Opera House, London, the Royal Ballet in Peter Wright's production of Giselle."
Performer Principal dancers, Natalia Osipova (Giselle), Carlos Acosta (Count Albrecht), Thomas Whitehead (Hilarion) ; Johannes Stepanek (Wilfred), Diedre Chapman (Berthe), Christopher Saunders (the Duke of Courland), Christina Arestis (Bathilde), Alastair Marriott (Leader of the Hunt), Hikaru Kobayashi (Myrtha), Elizabeth Harrod (Moyna), Akane Takada (Zulme); the Royal Ballet ; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House ; Boris Gruzin, conductor.
Credits Set designer, John Macfarlane ; lighting designers, Jennifer Tipton, David Finn.
Event Recorded Royal Opera House, Covent Garden January 2014.
Note Program notes and synopsis in English, French, and German (19 pages ; illustrations) inserted in container.
Summary The Royal Ballet performs Marius Petipa's version of the ballet Giselle.
Contents Extra features: The romance of Giselle -- The Corps de ballet in Giselle -- Cast gallery.
Subject Ballets.
Genre/Form Filmed ballets.
Ballet films.
Added Author Petipa, Marius, 1818-1910, choreographer.
Coralli, Jean, 1779-1854, choreographer.
Perrot, Jules, 1810-1892, choreographer.
Wright, Peter, 1926- choreographer.
Container of (work): Adam, Adolphe, 1803-1856. Giselle.
MacGibbon, Ross, producer, director.
Osipova, N. (Natalʹi︠a︡), dancer.
Acosta, Carlos, dancer.
Whitehead, Thomas (Dancer), dancer.
Stepanek, Johannes, dancer.
Chapman, Deirdre, dancer.
Saunders, Christopher, dancer.
Arestis, Christina, dancer.
Marriott, Alastair, dancer.
Kobayashi, Hikaru (Dancer), dancer.
Harrod, Elizabeth, dancer.
Takada, Akane, dancer.
Gruzin, Boris, conductor.
Adam, Adolphe, 1803-1856, composer.
Horovitz, Joseph, 1926- composer.
Gautier, Théophile, 1811-1872, librettist.
Heine, Heinrich, 1797-1856, librettist.
Macfarlane, John (John F.), set designer.
Tipton, Jennifer, lighting designer.
Finn, David A., lighting designer.
Royal Ballet, performer.
Royal Opera House (London, England). Orchestra, performer.
Opus Arte (Firm), publisher.
Standard No. 809478011446
Music No. OA 1144 D Opus Arte

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