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Title Destination Mozart [videorecording] : a night at the opera with Peter Sellars / director, Andrea Simon ; producers, Andrea Simon, Bill Stitt ; produced by Arcadia Pictures in association with ORF, Austrian National Television and the Austrian Press and Information Service, New York.

Imprint West Long Branch, NJ : Distributed by Kultur, [2009]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    B MOZA NF S88DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (57 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Previously published as on VHS in 1990.
"PBS Broadcast on Great Performances series"--Container.
Performer Peter Sellars.
Event Filmed in Vienna at the studios of ORF.
Summary "This special program provides a revealing look at Sellars' controversial productions of Mozart's Don Giovanni, Marriage of Figaro and Così fan tutte. Sellars has stunned the music world with his unconventional approach to these musical masterpieces by setting them in the the South Bronx, Trump Tower and a Long Island diner, respectively. Featured are extended, fully-subtitled excerpts from the operas, as well as insightful interviews with Sellars and his talented collaborators"--Container.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (4:3) presentation ; Dolby Digital 2.0.
Language Includes English subtitles.
Subject Sellars, Peter.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791. Nozze di Figaro -- Adaptations.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791. Don Giovanni -- Adaptations.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791. Così fan tutte -- Adaptations.
Opera -- Production and direction.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Filmed operas.
Television adaptations.
Added Author Sellars, Peter.
Simon, Andrea.
Stitt, Bill.
Arcadia Pictures (Firm)
Österreichischer Rundfunk.
Österreichischen Fernsehens.
Austrian Press and Information Service.
Kultur International Films.
Added Title Night at the opera with Peter Sellars
Great performances (WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.))
ISBN 9780769789101
0769789102
Standard No. 032031128897
Music No. D1288 Kultur

 
    
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