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PEPUSCH, J.C.: Beggar's Opera (The) (BBC TV version, 1983) (NTSC)



PEPUSCH, J.C.: Beggar's Opera (The) (BBC TV version, 1983) (NTSC)

DVD Clip

Johann Christoph Pepusch
THE BEGGAR’S OPERA (libretto by John Gay, arr. by Jeremy Barlow and John Eliot Gardiner)


Macheath - Roger Daltrey
Peachum - Stratford Johns
Mrs. Peachum - Patricia Routledge
Polly Peachum - Carol Hall
Lucy Lockit - Rosemary Ashe
Beggar - Bob Hoskins
Player - Graham Crowden
Filch - Gary Tibbs
Lockit - Peter Bayliss
Jenny Diver - Isla Blair

English Baroque Soloists
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor

Jonathan Miller, TV director and producer
Alun Hughes, costume designer
Dennis Channon, lighting designer
Sally Gilpin, choreographer


Picture format: NTSC 4:3
Sound format: PCM Stereo
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Audio language: English
Subtitles: English, German, French, Spanish, Dutch, Greek
Running time: 135 mins
No. of DVDs: 1 (DVD 9)

Pepusch, Johann Christoph

Gay, John

Barlow, Jeremy; Gardiner, John Eliot

Gardiner, John Eliot

English Baroque Soloists

Ashe, Rosemary; Bayliss, Peter; Blair, Isla; Crowden, Graham; Daltrey, Roger; Hall, Carol; Hoskins, Bob; Johns, Stratford; Routledge, Patricia; Tibbs, Gary

Label: Arthaus Musik

Genre: Opera

Period: Baroque

Catalogue No: 109220

Barcode: 4058407092209

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Not available in the United Kingdom

Physical Release: 04/2016

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