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TCHAIKOVSKY, P.I.: Classic Ballets - Swan Lake / The Nutcracker / Sleeping Beauty (Royal Ballet, 2006, 2009) (3 DVD Box Set) (NTSC)

    
 

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TCHAIKOVSKY, P.I.: Classic Ballets - Swan Lake / The Nutcracker / Sleeping Beauty (Royal Ballet, 2006, 2009) (3 DVD Box Set) (NTSC)

Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky
CLASSIC BALLETS
(3-DVD Box Set)

Swan Lake

Odette / OdilleMarianela Nuñez
Prince SiegfriedThiago Soares
The Princess, Siegfried’s motherElizabeth McGorian
An Evil Spirit / Von RothbartChristopher Saunders
The TutorAlastair Marriott
BennoDavid Pickering

Royal Ballet
Royal Opera House Orchestra
Valeriy Ovsyanikov
, conductor

Anthony Dowell, stage director
Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov, choreographers

Recorded at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, on 16 and 24 March 2009

Bonus:
- Illustrated synopsis
- Cast gallery
- Interview with Anthony Dowell
- Four Swan Queens - Exclusive 30-minute conversation on the demands of dancing the role of the Swan Queen with former Prima Ballerinas
- Dame Beryl Grey, Dame Monica Mason, Lesley Collier and current principal Marianela Nuñez

 

The Nutcracker

The Sugar Plum FairyMiyako Yoshida
Nephew / NutcrackerRicardo Cervera / Steven McRae
The PrinceSteven McRae
DrosselmeyerGary Avis

Royal Ballet         
Royal Opera House Orchestra
Koen Kessels
, conductor

Peter Wright, choreographer and director
(after Lev Ivanov)

Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, November and December 2009

Bonus:
- Cast gallery
- Rehearsing at White Lodge
- Peter Wright tells the story of The Nutcracker

 

The Sleeping Beauty

Princess Aurora – Alina Cojocaru
Prince Florimund – Federico Bonelli
King Florestan XXIV – Christopher Saunders
His Queen – Elizabeth McGorian
Cattalabutte – Alastair Marriott
Carabosse – Genesia Rosato
Lilac Fairy – Marianela Nuñez

Royal Ballet     
Royal Opera House Orchestra
Valeriy Ovsyanikov
, conductor

Marius Petipa, choreographer

Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London on 5 December 2006

Bonus:
-
Cast gallery
- Illustrated synopsis

 

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Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: LPCM 2.0 / DTS 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles (bonus): French, German, Spanish (Nutcracker) + Italian (Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty)
Running time: 7 hours 37 mins
No. of DVDs: 3








Composer(s):
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich

Conductor(s):
Kessels, Koen; Ovsyanikov, Valeriy

Orchestra(s):
Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden

Ensemble(s):
Royal Ballet, Covent Garden

Artist(s):
Avis, Gary; Bonelli, Federico; Cervera, Ricardo; Cojocaru, Alina; Loots, Iohna; Marriott, Alastair; McGorian, Elizabeth; McRae, Steven; Nunez, Marianela; Pickering, David; Rosato, Genesia; Saunders, Christopher; Soares, Thiago; Yoshida, Miyako

Label: Opus Arte

Genre: Ballet

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: OA1119D

Barcode: 809478011194

Distribution Note(s):

Listening samples not available for this release.


Physical Release: 09/2013

For U.S. and Canada:
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For Spain Only:
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