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Title Lulu [videorecording] / by Alban Berg ; Glyndebourne Festival Opera ; an NVC Arts production for Channel Four in association with ZDF/3 SAT.

Imprint West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, [2003?], c1996.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    B BERG LUL D53DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (183 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Opera in three acts.
Access Region code: 1.
Credits Directed by Graham Vick ; designer, Paul Brown ; lighting designer, Thomas Webster ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton.
Performer Christine Schäfer (Lulu) ; Kathryn Harries (Countess Geschwitz) ; Patricia Baron (Wardrobe Mistress, Schoolboy, Groom) ; Jonathan Veira (Doctor, Theatre Manager, Banker, Professor) ; Stephen Drakulich (Painter, Negro) ; Wolfgang Schöne (Dr. Schön, Jack the Ripper) ; David Kuebler (Alwa) ; Norman Bailey (Schigolch) ; Donald Maxwell (Animal Trainer, Athlete) ; Neil Jenkins (Prince, Man Servant, Marquis) ; supporting soloists ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Andrew Davis, conductor.
Event Filmed at Glyndebourne.
Summary "Based on a pair of once-banned plays by the fin de siècle satirist Frank Wedekind, Alban Berg's operatic swansong charts the rise and fall of a femme fatale, a serial seductress, from life as a society heiress to prostitution and eventual death at the hands of Jack the Ripper"--Container.
System Details DVD; Dolby digital stereo.
Language Sung in German; subtitles in English, French, German, Spanish, Japanese.
Awards 1997 Gramophone award for best video.
Subject Operas.
Added Author Schäfer, Christine, 1965- Performer.
Harries, Kathryn. Performer.
Bardon, Patricia. Performer.
Veira, Jonathan. Performer.
Drakulich, Stephan. Performer.
Kuebler, David. Performer.
Bailey, Norman, 1933- Performer.
Maxwell, Donald. Performer.
Jenkins, Neil. Performer.
Davis, Andrew, 1944- Conductor.
Vick, Graham, 1953- Director.
Burton, Humphrey, 1931- Director.
Berg, Alban, 1885-1935. Lulu.
London Philharmonic Orchestra. Performer.
Glyndebourne Festival Opera Company. Performer.
Kultur International Films.
NVC Arts (Firm)
Channel Four (Great Britain)
Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen.
ISBN 0769722539
Standard No. 032031225398
Music No. D2253 Kultur

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