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Title Dialogues des Carmélites [videorecording] / music and libretto by Francis Poulenc, based on the play by Georges Bernanos

Imprint [Leipzig, Germany] : Arthaus Musik, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    B POUL DC Y93DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (166 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in + 1 booklet (35 p. : ill. ; 18 cm).
Note Opera in 3 acts.
Filmed during a live performance at the Staatsoper Hamburg, 2008.
Program notes and plot summary in French, English and German (34 p. : ill. ; 18 cm) inserted in container.
Credits Stage director, Nikolaus Lenhoff ; set designer, Raimund Bauer ; costume designer, Andrea Schmidt-Futterer ; lighting, Olaf Freese.
Performer Wolfgang Schöne (Marquis de la Force) ; Alexia Voulgaridou (Blanche de la Force) ; Nikolai Schukoff (Le Chevalier de la Force) ; Kathryn Harries (Madame de Croissy) ; Anne Schwanewilms (Madame Lidoine) ; Gabriele Schnaut (Mère Marie de L'incarnation) ; Jana Büchner (Soeur Constance de Saint-Denis) ; Chor der Staatsoper Hamburg ; Florian Csizmadia, chorus master ; Philharmoniker Hamburg ; Simone Young, conductor.
System Details DVD, all regions, widescreen (16:9) presentation ; PCM stereo., Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Sung in French, optional French, English, German, Spanish, or Italian subtitles.
Subject Carmelite Nuns -- France -- Compiègne -- Drama.
Carmel de Compiègne -- Drama.
France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Filmed operas.
Added Author Poulenc, Francis, 1899-1963. Dialogues des Carmélites.
Bernanos, Georges, 1888-1948.
Schöne, Wolfgang, 1940- Performer.
Voulgaridou, Alexia. Performer.
Schukoff, Nikolaï. Performer.
Harries, Kathryn. Performer.
Schwanewilms, Anne. Performer.
Schnaut, Gabriele. Performer.
Büchner, Jana. Performer.
Csizmadia, Florian. Performer.
Young, Simone. Performer.
Lenhoff, Nikolaus.
Bauer, Raimund.
Schmidt-Futterer, Andrea.
Freese, Olaf.
Hamburgische Staatsoper. Chor. Performer.
Philharmonisches Staatsorchester Hamburg. Performer.
Standard No. 807280149395
Music No. 101 493 Arthaus Musik

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