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Einstein on the beach / an opera in four acts by Philip Glass/Robert Wilson ; produced by Pomegranate Arts, Inc., executive producer, Linda Brumbach, in partnership with le Festival d'automne et le Théâtre de la ville, with the support of Pierre Bergé ; a coproduction by Théâtre Musical de Paris-Châtelet, Telmondis, Mezzo, in association with France 2 ; produced by Antoine Perset, Denis Morlière ; film director, Don Kent.

Format:
Video/Projected medium
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • London : Opus Arte, [2016]
  • 2016
Description:
2 videodiscs (approximately 264 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (55 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 20 cm)
Notes:
  • "Originally produced in 1976 by the Byrd Hoffman Foundation."--Booklet.
  • Discs housed in the inside covers of the booklet; booklet in a slipcover.
  • Booklet contains program and biographical notes in English, French, and German.
Creation/​Production credits:
Set and light design, stage direction, Robert Wilson ; music, lyrics, Philip Glass; music director, conductor, Michael Riesman ; directeur co-director, Ann-Christin Rommen ; directing associate, Charles Otte ; choreography, Lucinda Childs ; lighting, Urs Schönebaum ; sound, Dan Dryden ; costumes, Carlos Soto ; hair and makeup, Luc Verschueren ; director of photography, Julien Jaunet ; chief editor, Arnaud Petitet ; general director, Jean-Luc Choplin.
Time and place of event:
Video recording Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris, France 2014 January 6-7.
System details:
DVD-9; NTSC, all regions; wide screen; LPCM 2.0 stereo, DTS digital surround sound.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s):
  • Spoken text, Christopher Knowles, Samuel M. Johnson, Lucinda Childs ; music performed by the Philip Glass Ensemble, conducted by Michael Riesman.
  • Principal performers: Antoine Silverman (Einstein/solo violinist), Helga Davis (featured performer), Kate Moran (featured performer), Jasper Newell (Boy) ; Charles Williams (Mr. Johnson); and the Lucinda Childs Dance Company.
Language(s):
In English.
Contents:
Disc 1. Acts 1-2 -- disc 2. Acts 3-4.
Other format(s):
Also issued on Blu-ray disc, with the same booklet but a different slipcover.
Subject(s):
Operas [Browse]
Form/​Genre:
  • Operas.
  • Filmed operas.
Publisher no.:
  • OA 1178 D
  • OA BD7173 D
OCLC:
961942130
Universal Product Code:
  • 809478011781
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