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Hamlet : an opera in two acts

Title
Hamlet : an opera in two acts / [music] by Brett Dean ; libretto by Matthew Jocelyn ; [stage] director, Neil Armfield ; film director, François Roussillon ; a co-production between Glyndebourne, François Roussillon et Associés, NHK in association with medici.tv, France Télévisions, BBC.
Publication
  • London : Opus Arte, [2018]
  • ©2018

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Moving imageUse in library *LDV 5020Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound
Moving imageUse in library *LDV 5020Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Additional Authors
  • Armfield, Neil
  • Myers, Ralph, 1979-
  • Babidge, Alice
  • Clark, Jon (Lighting designer)
  • Roussillon, François
  • Jocelyn, Matthew, 1958-
  • Clayton, Allan
  • Hannigan, Barbara
  • Connolly, Sarah
  • Gilfry, Rodney
  • Begley, Kim
  • Jurowski, Vladimir, 1972-
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
  • Dean, Brett.
  • François Roussillon et associés, production company.
  • Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai, production company.
  • medici.tv (Firm), production company.
  • France télévision, production company.
  • British Broadcasting Corporation, production company.
  • Glyndebourne Festival Chorus, singer.
  • London Philharmonic Orchestra, instrumentalist.
  • Opus Arte (Firm), publisher.
  • Glyndebourne Festival Opera, production company.
Description
1 videodisc (approximately 164 min.) : digital; 4 3/4 in. +
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Operas.
  • Nonfiction films.
  • Filmed performances.
  • Film adaptations.
  • Drama.
  • Adaptations.
Note
  • Opera in 2 acts.
  • Libretto adapted from William Shakespeare's Hamlet.
  • Title and credits from screen.
  • Special features include 2 short documentary films: Creating a world premiere and A theatre of sound as well as a cast gallery, with accompanying 21-page booklet.
  • Includes program notes by Sarah Crompton, a transcription of a conversation between the creative team and synopsis in English (21 pages : portraits) inserted in container.
Credits (note)
  • Neil Armfield, stage director ; Ralph Myers, set designer ; Alice Babidge, costume designer ; Jon Clark, lighting director ; François Roussillon, film director.
Audience (note)
  • Board of Film Censors, Singapore: Exempted.
System Details (note)
  • Blu-ray, 1080i high definition, compatible Blu-ray player and TV required ; all regions ; 16:9 ; LPCM 2.0 24-bit stereo, 5.1 DTS-HD Master audio ; recorded in true surround sound.
Language (note)
  • Sung in English, with optional English, French, German or Korean subtitles.
Call Number
*LDV 5020
LCCN
809478072317
OCLC
1129436944
Title
Hamlet : an opera in two acts / [music] by Brett Dean ; libretto by Matthew Jocelyn ; [stage] director, Neil Armfield ; film director, François Roussillon ; a co-production between Glyndebourne, François Roussillon et Associés, NHK in association with medici.tv, France Télévisions, BBC.
Publisher
London : Opus Arte, [2018]
Copyright Date
©2018
Type of Content
two-dimensional moving image
performed music
Type of Medium
video
Type of Carrier
videodisc
Digital File Characteristics
video file
Blu-ray
all regions
System Details
Blu-ray, 1080i high definition, compatible Blu-ray player and TV required ; all regions ; 16:9 ; LPCM 2.0 24-bit stereo, 5.1 DTS-HD Master audio ; recorded in true surround sound.
Performer
Allan Clayton (Hamlet) ; Barbara Hannigan (Ophelia) ; Sarah Connolly (Gertrude) ; Rod Gilfry (Claudius) ; Kim Begley (Polonius) ; with various other soloists ; Glyndebourne Chorus ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Vladimir Jurowski, conductor.
Credits
Neil Armfield, stage director ; Ralph Myers, set designer ; Alice Babidge, costume designer ; Jon Clark, lighting director ; François Roussillon, film director.
Event
Filmed 2017 June 30 and July 6 Glyndebourne, Lewes, East Sussex, United Kingdom.
Audience
Board of Film Censors, Singapore: Exempted.
Language
Sung in English, with optional English, French, German or Korean subtitles.
Added Author
Armfield, Neil, stage director.
Myers, Ralph, 1979- set designer.
Babidge, Alice, costume designer.
Clark, Jon (Lighting designer), lighting designer.
Roussillon, François, film director.
Jocelyn, Matthew, 1958- librettist.
Clayton, Allan, singer.
Hannigan, Barbara, singer.
Connolly, Sarah, singer.
Gilfry, Rodney, singer.
Begley, Kim, singer.
Jurowski, Vladimir, 1972- conductor.
Opera adaptation of (work): Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Hamlet.
Container of (work): Dean, Brett. Hamlet.
François Roussillon et associés, production company.
Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai, production company.
medici.tv (Firm), production company.
France télévision, production company.
British Broadcasting Corporation, production company.
Glyndebourne Festival Chorus, singer.
London Philharmonic Orchestra, instrumentalist.
Opus Arte (Firm), publisher.
Glyndebourne Festival Opera, production company.
Other Standard Identifier
809478072317
Publisher No.
OA BD7231D Opus Arte
Research Call Number
*LDV 5020 Notes on file
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