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Title La fanciulla del West [videorecording] : opera in tre atti / di G. Civinini e C. Zangarini dal drama "The girl of the golden west" di D. Belasco ; musica di Giacomo Puccini ; regia di Jonathan Miller, John Michael Phillips ; una produzione Teatro alla Scala, RAI-Radiotelevisione Italiana con il Gruppo ENI.

Imprint Waldron, Heathfield, East Sussez, U.K. : Opus Arte, c2004.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    B PUCC FW M04DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 144 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series La Scala collection
La Scala collection.
Note Synopsis in English and libretto (30 p.) inserted in container.
Credits Scene di Stefanos Lazaridis ; costumi di Sue Blane ; lighting designer, Vannio Vanni.
Performer Mara Zampieri (Minnie) ; Juan Pons (Jack Rance) ; Placido Domingo (Dick Johnson (Ramerrez)) ; Sergio Bertocchi (Nick) ; Luigi Roni (Ashby) ; Antonio Salvadori (Sonora) ; supporting soloists ; Orchestra and Chorus of Teatro alla Scala ; Lorin Maazel, conductor.
Event Recorded live in 1991 at Teatro alla Scala, Milan.
Summary "Puccini's wild west opera, based on Belasco's play The girl of the golden west, has the California gold rush as its dramatic backdrop for a story in which Minnie, the only woman in a mining camp, gambles on her one chance of happiness."--Container.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, all regions, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
Language Sung in Italian with English subtitles.
Subject Operas.
Genre/Form Music videos
Added Author Civinini, G. (Guelfo), 1873-1954. Librettist.
Zangarini, Carlo. Librettist.
Miller, Jonathan, 1934- Director.
Lazaridis, Stefanos. Designer.
Blane, Sue. Costume designer.
Phillips, John Michael. Director.
Maazel, Lorin, 1930-2014- Conductor.
Zampieri, Mara. Performer.
Pons, Juan. Performer.
Domingo, Plácido, 1941- Performer.
Bertocchi, Sergio. Performer.
Roni, Luigi. Performer.
Salvadori, Antonio, 1949-2006. Performer.
Belasco, David, 1853-1931. Girl of the golden West.
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924.
Teatro alla Scala.
Radiotelevisione italiana.
Gruppo ENI.
Standard No. 809478030041
Music No. OA LS3004 D Opus Arte

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