The Resource The beggar's opera, by John Gay ; a BBC-TV production in association with RM Arts ; produced and directed by Jonathan Miller

The beggar's opera, by John Gay ; a BBC-TV production in association with RM Arts ; produced and directed by Jonathan Miller

Label
The beggar's opera
Title
The beggar's opera
Statement of responsibility
by John Gay ; a BBC-TV production in association with RM Arts ; produced and directed by Jonathan Miller
Contributor
Arranger
Composer
Conductor
Director
Instrumentalist
Librettist
Publisher
Production personnel
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A ballad opera set among London's 18th century criminal classes, full of satirical jibes about corruption in high places
Cataloging source
OXB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Senior cameraman, Ron Green ; videotape editor, Dennis Collett ; music arrangement, Jeremy Barlow, John Eliot Gardiner ; choreography, Sally Gilpin
Language note
Sung in English
LC call number
M1500
LC item number
.B44 2000
PerformerNote
Roger Daltrey (Macheath) ; Bob Hoskins (Beggar) ; Stratford Johns (Peachum) ; Patricia Routledge (Mrs. Peachum) ; Carol Hall (Polly Peachum) ; Peter Bayliss (Lockit) ; Rosemary Ashe (Lucy Lockit) ; Graham Crowden (The player) ; Gary Tibbs (Filch) ; English Baroque soloists ; John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1685-1732
  • 1667-1752
  • 1934-2019
  • 1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gay, John
  • Pepusch, John Christopher
  • Miller, Jonathan
  • Daltrey, Roger
  • Hoskins, Bob
  • Johns, Stratford
  • Routledge, Patricia
  • Hall, Carol
  • Bayliss, Peter
  • Ashe, Rosemary
  • Crowden, Graham
  • Tibbs, Gary
  • Gardiner, John Eliot
  • Barlow, Jeremy
  • English Baroque Soloists
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • RM Arts (Firm)
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
134
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Criminals
  • Ballad operas
  • Opéras
  • Opéras
  • Criminals
  • England
  • DVD
  • Humanities
Technique
live action
Label
The beggar's opera, by John Gay ; a BBC-TV production in association with RM Arts ; produced and directed by Jonathan Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381579529
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
ID5795RADVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)45294700
  • (OCoLC)ocm45294700
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround or 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The beggar's opera, by John Gay ; a BBC-TV production in association with RM Arts ; produced and directed by Jonathan Miller
Publication
Copyright
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
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381579529
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
ID5795RADVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)45294700
  • (OCoLC)ocm45294700
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround or 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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