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Title Rusalka [videorecording] / [music] by Antonín Dvořák ; text by Jaroslav Kvapil ; English translation by Rodney Blumer ; produced by David Pountney ; produced and directed for television by Derek Bailey ; an English National Opera production ; a Landseer production in association with RM Arts for Channel 4.

Imprint West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, [200-?], c1986.


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Description 1 videodisc (160 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 chapter guide ([2] p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.)
Note Opera in three acts.
Credits Production design, Stafanos Lazaridis ; choreographer, Terry John Bates ; stage lighting, Nick Chelton.
Performer Eilene Hannan (Rusalka) ; John Treleaven (The Prince) ; Rodney Macann (The water spirit) ; Ann Howard (Jezibaba) ; Phyllis Cannan (The foreign princess) ; Cathryn Pope, Eileen Hulse, Linda McLeod, Edward Byles, Fiona Kimm, Christopher Booth-Jones, supporting soloists ; orchestra and chorus of the English National Opera ; Mark Elder, conductor.
Event Originally filmed at the London Coliseum in 1986.
Summary Based on two fairy tales, it tells the story of a water-nymph, Rusalka, yearning to become human because she has fallen in love with a mortal.
System Details DVD video; Dolby digital.
Language Sung in English.
Subject Operas.
Added Author Dvořák, Antonín, 1841-1904. Rusalka. English.
Kvapil, Jaroslav, 1868-1950. Librettist.
Blumer, Rodney.
Pountney, David.
Bailey, Derek.
Hannan, Eilene. Performer.
Treleaven, John, 1950- Performer.
Macann, Rodney. Performer.
Howard, Ann, 1934-2014- Performer.
Cannan, Phyllis. Performer.
Elder, Mark, 1947- Conductor.
Lazaridis, Stefanos.
English National Opera. Performer.
Landseer Film & Television Productions.
RM Arts (Firm)
Channel Four (Great Britain)
Kultur International Films.
ISBN 0769700497
Standard No. 032031004993
Music No. D0049 Kultur

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