George Frideric Handel
(Blu-ray Disc Version)
Giulio Cesare – Sarah Connolly
Curio – Alexander Ashworth
Cornelia – Patricia Bardon
Sesto – Angelika Kirchschlager
Cleopatra – Danielle de Niese
Nireno – Rachid Ben Abdeslam
Tolomeo – Christophe Dumaux
Achilla – Christopher Maltman
The Glyndebourne Chorus
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
William Christie, conductor
David McVicar, stage director
Recorded live at the Glyndebourne Opera House, East Sussex, on 14 and 17 August 2005.
- Illustrated synopsis and cast gallery.
- Entertainment is not a Dirty Word - documentary including interviews with William Christie, David McVicar and the cast.
- Danielle de Niese and the Glyndebourne experience - an informal portrait of Danielle de Niese in her first-ever Glyndebourne season.
- Production photo gallery and rehearsals photo gallery.
Picture format: 1080i High Definition, NTSC 16:9
Sound format: PCM 2.0 and 5.0
Region code: 0 (all regions)
Menu language: English
Subtitles: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian
Running time: 305 mins
No. of Discs: 2 (2x BD50)
Note: This Blu-ray Disc is only playable on Blu-ray Disc players, and not compatible with standard DVD players.