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The saint of Bleecker Street [videorecording]

Title
The saint of Bleecker Street [videorecording] / words and music by Gian Carlo Menotti ; New York City Opera ; Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts ; Live from Lincoln Center ; directed by Kirk Browning ; produced by John Goberman.
Author
Menotti, Gian Carlo, 1911-2007.
Publication
New York, N.Y. : WNET, 1978.

Details

Additional Authors
Description
2 videocassettes (Betacam SP, NTSC) (164 min.) : sd., col.; 1/2 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.
Uniform Title
  • Great performances (WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)). 423.
  • Live from Lincoln Center (Television program). Show 013.
  • Saint of Bleecker Street
Alternative Title
Saint of Bleecker Street
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Music – Performance.
  • Television.
Note
  • Credits at end of tape 2.
  • Great Performances no. 423.
Credits (note)
  • Opera staged and directed by Francis Rizzo ; writer, Danny Abelson.
Event (note)
  • Recorded at the New York State Theater, New York, N.Y., and telecast live by WNET as part of its series Live from Lincoln Center, on Apr. 19, 1978.
Source (note)
  • Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts;
Contents
Tape 1. Opening (Martin Bookspan) ; Introductory remarks (Beverly Sills) ; Act 1 ; Intermission (Sills interviews Gian Carlo Menotti and Catherine Malfitano) ; Act 2 -- Tape 2. Act 2 (concluded) ; Intermission (Sills interviews Menotti and Francis Rizzo, director) ; Act 3.
Call Number
*LVBSP 82
Author
Menotti, Gian Carlo, 1911-2007.
Title
The saint of Bleecker Street [videorecording] / words and music by Gian Carlo Menotti ; New York City Opera ; Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts ; Live from Lincoln Center ; directed by Kirk Browning ; produced by John Goberman.
Imprint
New York, N.Y. : WNET, 1978.
Credits
Opera staged and directed by Francis Rizzo ; writer, Danny Abelson.
Performer
Catherine Malfitano (Annina) ; Enrico di Giuseppe (Michele) ; Sandra Walker (Desideria) ; Diana Soviero (Carmela) ; Irwin Densen (Don Marco) ; Jane Shaulis (Assunta) ; Alan Kays (young man, first guest) ; Judith de Rosa (Maria Corona) ; Robert Scalese ([Maria's] son) ; Martha Thigpen (young woman) ; Lila Herbert (girl at the window) ; Alanna Smith (Concettina) ; Alan Baker (2nd guest) ; William Ledbetter (Salvatore) ; Kenn Dovel (Bartender) ; Charlotte Thyssen (nun) ; Ron Boucher (young priest) ; Don Henderson ; Harris Davis ; New York City Opera orchestra and chorus ; Cal Stewart Kellog, conductor ; Beverly Sills, host ; Martin Bookspan, commentator.
Event
Recorded at the New York State Theater, New York, N.Y., and telecast live by WNET as part of its series Live from Lincoln Center, on Apr. 19, 1978.
Added Author
Browning, Kirk, 1921-2008. Director
Goberman, John. Producer
Abelson, Danny, 1950- writing.
Bookspan, Martin. Commentator
Sills, Beverly. Host
Rizzo, Francis, 1936- Director
Malfitano, Catherine. Performer
Di Giuseppe, Enrico, 1938- Performer
Walker, Sandra. Performer
Soviero, Diana, 1952- Performer
Densen, Irwin. Performer
Shaulis, Jane. Performer
Kays, Alan. Performer
De Rosa, Judith. Performer
Scalese, Robert. Performer
Thigpen, Martha. Performer
Herbert, Lila. Performer
Smith, Alanna. Performer
Baker, Alan (Baritone) Performer
Ledbetter, William. Performer
Dovel, Kenn. Performer
Thyssen, Charlotte. Performer
Boucher, Ron. Performer
Henderson, Don. Performer
Davis, Harris. Performer
Kellogg, Cal Stewart. Conductor
New York City Opera.
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. Producer
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Live from Lincoln Center (Television program). Show 013.
Great performances (WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)). 423.
Gift of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.
Research Call Number
*LVBSP 82
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