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A midsummer night's dream [videorecording] / choreography, George Balanchine ; directed and staged by Francia Russell ; a playback HD/BBC Worldwide Ltd production in association with BBC Television and Opus Arte Media Productions BV.

Format:
Video/Projected medium
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Hilversum, the Netherlands : Opus Arte Media Productions BV, c2000.
Description:
1 videodisc (94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary note:
Televised performance of George Balanchine's ballet of A Midsummer Night's Dream recorded live at the Sadler's Wells Theatre, London, February 1999. Based on the play by William Shakespeare and featuring the music of Felix Mendelssohn.
Notes:
  • Dolby digital 5.0 sound, stereo.
  • Side 1 PAL ; Side 2 NTSC.
  • Program notes in English in container.
  • Based on the play by William Shakespeare.
Creation/​Production credits:
Music, Felix Mendelssohn.
Time and place of event:
Recorded live at Sadler's Wells Theatre, London, Feb. 1999.
System details:
DVD.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s):
Pacific Northwest Ballet ; BBC Concert Orchestra, Stewart Kershaw, conductor ; various dancers ; Libby Crabtree, soprano ; Judith Harris, mezzo-soprano.
Language(s):
Vocal selections in English.
Subject(s):
Ballet [Browse]
Form/​Genre:
  • Televised ballets.
  • Filmed ballets.
  • Filmed dance.
Contains:
Other title(s):
Midsummer night's dream (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Publisher no.:
OA 0810D
OCLC:
51489197
Universal Product Code:
  • 809478000006
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