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The Resource Le nozze di Figaro : opera comica in quattro atti, libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte ; music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ; A co-production of ORF, Plaza Media GmbH, and Mediascope GmbH ; in association with WDR, HR, SWF, BBC, WNET/Thirteen, and the Decca Record Company ; Directed by Peter Sellars

Le nozze di Figaro : opera comica in quattro atti, libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte ; music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ; A co-production of ORF, Plaza Media GmbH, and Mediascope GmbH ; in association with WDR, HR, SWF, BBC, WNET/Thirteen, and the Decca Record Company ; Directed by Peter Sellars

Label
Le nozze di Figaro : opera comica in quattro atti
Title
Le nozze di Figaro
Title remainder
opera comica in quattro atti
Statement of responsibility
libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte ; music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ; A co-production of ORF, Plaza Media GmbH, and Mediascope GmbH ; in association with WDR, HR, SWF, BBC, WNET/Thirteen, and the Decca Record Company ; Directed by Peter Sellars
Contributor
Conductor
Distributor
Librettist
Performer
Production company
Publisher
Television director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
  • ita
Summary
"Though performed in the original Italian, Peter Sellars' production of Le nozze di Figaro relocated Mozart's social comedy to the tinted-glass elegance of New York's Trump Tower, high above the turbulent world of late-twentieth-century America."--Container
Cataloging source
CIN
Characteristic
videorecording
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mA8X9X89DEI
Credits note
Costume designer, Dunya Ramicova; set designer, Adrianne Lobel; lighting designer, James F. Ingalls ; choreography, Mark Morris ; cameras, Klaus Matzka, Bernhard Baumgartner, Wolfgang Leutgeb, Michael Simon, Helmut Slutka, Heinz Winkler, Frost Wilkinson ; editors, Werner Vogel, Herbert Roseneder, Eduard Österreicher
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Sung in Italian, with optional English subtitles
LC call number
M1500.M69
LC item number
N69 2005
PerformerNote
Sanford Sylvan (Figaro) ; Jeanne Ommerlé (Susanna) ; James Maddalena (Conte Almaviva) ; Jayne West (Contessa Almaviva) ; Susan Larson (Cherubino) ; Lynn Torgove (Barbarina) ; Frank Kelley (Don Basilio) ; David Evitts (Don Bartolo) ; Sue Ellen Kuzma (Marcellina) ; Herman Hildebrand (Antonio) ; William Cotton (Don Curzio) ; Arnold-Schönberg-Chor ; Wiener Symphoniker ; Craig Smith, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1756-1791
  • 1749-1838
  • 1756-1791
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  • Da Ponte, Lorenzo
  • Sellars, Peter
  • Sylvan, Sanford
  • Ommerlé, Jeanne
  • Maddalena, James
  • West, Jayne
  • Larson, Susan
  • Torgove, Lynn
  • Kelley, Frank
  • Evitts, David
  • Kuzma, Sue Ellen
  • Hildebrand, Herman
  • Cotten, William
  • Smith, Craig
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  • Wiener Symphoniker
  • Arnold-Schönberg-Chor
  • Decca Records (Firm)
  • Österreichischer Rundfunk
  • Plaza Media GmbH
  • Mediascope (Firm)
  • Westdeutscher Rundfunk
  • Hessischer Rundfunk
  • Südwestfunk (Baden-Baden, Germany)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • Universal Music Group
Runtime
183
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  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  • Operas
  • Operas
  • Operas
Technique
live action
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Label
Le nozze di Figaro : opera comica in quattro atti, libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte ; music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ; A co-production of ORF, Plaza Media GmbH, and Mediascope GmbH ; in association with WDR, HR, SWF, BBC, WNET/Thirteen, and the Decca Record Company ; Directed by Peter Sellars
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced in 1990
  • In-container (15 p. : ill.) guide contains program notes and synopsis in English
  • Full screen
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1: Act I ; Act II -- Disc 2: Act III ; Act IV
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (183 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
044007141298
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
B0004243-09
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)61145694
  • (OCoLC)ocm61145694
System details
DVD-9, full screen (4:3) presentation; soundtracks in DTS 5.1, LPCM stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Le nozze di Figaro : opera comica in quattro atti, libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte ; music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ; A co-production of ORF, Plaza Media GmbH, and Mediascope GmbH ; in association with WDR, HR, SWF, BBC, WNET/Thirteen, and the Decca Record Company ; Directed by Peter Sellars
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced in 1990
  • In-container (15 p. : ill.) guide contains program notes and synopsis in English
  • Full screen
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1: Act I ; Act II -- Disc 2: Act III ; Act IV
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (183 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
044007141298
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
B0004243-09
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)61145694
  • (OCoLC)ocm61145694
System details
DVD-9, full screen (4:3) presentation; soundtracks in DTS 5.1, LPCM stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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