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The Resource Manon : opéra comique en 5 actes et 6 tableaux, de Jules Massenet ; livret d'Henri Meilhac et Philippe Gille ; mise en scène, Gilbert Deflo ; réalisation, François Roussillon ; une coproduction France 2, Opéra National de Paris, François Roussillon et associés avec la participation d'Europe Images International

Manon : opéra comique en 5 actes et 6 tableaux, de Jules Massenet ; livret d'Henri Meilhac et Philippe Gille ; mise en scène, Gilbert Deflo ; réalisation, François Roussillon ; une coproduction France 2, Opéra National de Paris, François Roussillon et associés avec la participation d'Europe Images International

Label
Manon : opéra comique en 5 actes et 6 tableaux
Title
Manon
Title remainder
opéra comique en 5 actes et 6 tableaux
Statement of responsibility
de Jules Massenet ; livret d'Henri Meilhac et Philippe Gille ; mise en scène, Gilbert Deflo ; réalisation, François Roussillon ; une coproduction France 2, Opéra National de Paris, François Roussillon et associés avec la participation d'Europe Images International
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Director
Librettist
Performer
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • ita
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
The Chevalier des Grieux meets and seduces the young Manon when she is being escorted by her brother to a convent. Manon lives with des Grieux in Paris, but leaves him for a rich admirer. She is later arrested, charged with prostitution, and deported to Louisiana. Des Grieux accompanies her and during an escape attempt she dies in his arms
Cataloging source
VRU
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1842-1912
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Massenet, Jules
Credits note
Sets and costumes, William Orlandi ; lighting, Joël Hourbeigt ; choreography, Ana Yepes ; director of photography, Martial Barrault
Date time place
Recorded at the Opéra National de Paris / Opéra Bastille, June 2001
Language note
Sung in French; with optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish, or Italian
LC call number
M1500.M415
LC item number
M35 2003
PerformerNote
Renée Fleming (Manon Lescaut) ; Marcelo Alvarez (Chevalier des Grieux) ; Jean-Luc Chaignaud (Lescaut) ; Alain Vernhes (Comte des Grieux) ; Michel Sénéchal (Guillot de Morfontaine) ; Franck Ferrari (Monsieur de Brétigny) ; Orchestra and Chorus of the Opéra National de Paris ; conductor, Jesus Lopez-Cobos
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1831-1897
  • 1831-1901
  • 1962-
  • 1944-
  • 1697-1763
  • 1842-1912
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Meilhac, Henri
  • Gille, Philippe
  • Deflo, Gilbert
  • Roussillon, François
  • Fleming, Renée
  • Álvarez, Marcelo
  • Chaignaud, Jean-Luc
  • Vernhes, Alain
  • Sénéchal, Michel
  • Ferrari, Franck
  • López-Cobos, Jesús
  • Orlandi, William
  • Hourbeigt, Joël
  • Yepes, Ana
  • Barrault, Martial
  • Prévost
  • Massenet, Jules
  • Opéra de Paris
  • Opéra de Paris
  • Opéra national de Paris
  • Opéra Bastille
  • France 2
  • François Roussillon et associés
  • Europe Images International
  • TDK Mediactive (Firm)
Runtime
164
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operas
  • Operas
Technique
live action
Label
Manon : opéra comique en 5 actes et 6 tableaux, de Jules Massenet ; livret d'Henri Meilhac et Philippe Gille ; mise en scène, Gilbert Deflo ; réalisation, François Roussillon ; une coproduction France 2, Opéra National de Paris, François Roussillon et associés avec la participation d'Europe Images International
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel "L'Histoire du chevalier Des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut" by Abbé Prévost
  • Originally produced for television broadcast
  • Program notes and synopsis in English ([5] p.) in container
  • Special features: other TDK releases
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (164 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
824121000295
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DVUS-OPMANON
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)53842411
  • (OCoLC)ocm53842411
System details
DVD ; NTSC ALL
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Manon : opéra comique en 5 actes et 6 tableaux, de Jules Massenet ; livret d'Henri Meilhac et Philippe Gille ; mise en scène, Gilbert Deflo ; réalisation, François Roussillon ; une coproduction France 2, Opéra National de Paris, François Roussillon et associés avec la participation d'Europe Images International
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel "L'Histoire du chevalier Des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut" by Abbé Prévost
  • Originally produced for television broadcast
  • Program notes and synopsis in English ([5] p.) in container
  • Special features: other TDK releases
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (164 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
824121000295
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DVUS-OPMANON
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)53842411
  • (OCoLC)ocm53842411
System details
DVD ; NTSC ALL
Video recording format
DVD

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