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ACOSTA, Carlos: Dances Royal Ballet Classics (3 Blu-ray Disc Box Set, HD)



ACOSTA, Carlos: Dances Royal Ballet Classics (3 Blu-ray Disc Box Set, HD)

CARLOS ACOSTA – Dances Royal Ballet Classics
(3 Blu-ray Disc Box Set)


Ferdinand Hérold

Lise - Marianela Nuñez
Colas - Carlos Acosta
Widow Simone - William Tuckett
Alain - Jonathan Howells

Royal Ballet
Royal Opera House Orchestra
Anthony Twiner,

Frederick Ashton, choreographer
Osbert Lancaster, set designer


Sergey Prokofiev

Romeo - Carlos Acosta
Juliet - Tamara Rojo
Mercutio - José Martin
Tybalt - Thiago Soares
Nurse - Sandra Conley
Lord Capulet - Christopher Saunders
Lady Capulet - Elizabeth McGorian
Paris - David Pickering
Benvolio - Yohei Sasaki

Royal Ballet
Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Boris Gruzin,

Kenneth MacMillan, choreographer
Nicholas Georgiadis, costume designer
John B. Read, lighting designer


Ludwig Minkus

Kitri - Marianela Nuñez
Basilio - Carlos Acosta
Don Quixote - Christopher Saunders
Sancho Panza - Philip Mosley
Lorenzo - Gary Avis
Gamache - Bennet Gartside
Espada - Ryoichi Hirano
Mercedes - Laura Morera

Royal Ballet
Royal Opera House Orchestra
Martin Yates,

Carlos Acosta, choreographer (after Marius Petipa)
Tim Hatley, set and costume designer
Hugh Vanstone, lighting designer

Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, 2 February 2005 (La fille mal gardée), 2007 (Romeo and Juliet) and October 2013 (Don Quixote)

- Cast gallery and illustrated synopsis (La fille mal gardée)
- Interviews with cast and crew (Don Quixote)
- Introductions to Acts II and III (Don Quixote)


Picture format: 1080i High Definition
Sound format: LPCM 2.0 (all) / DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (Romeo and Juliet, Don Quixote) / Dolby Digital 5.1 (La fille mal gardée)
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Menu language: English
Subtitles: French, German, Spanish, Italian (La fille mal gardée)
Running time: 6 hrs 15 mins (ballet) + 12 mins (bonus)
No. of Discs: 3 (BD 50)


Note: This Blu-ray Disc is playable only on Blu-ray Disc players, and not compatible with standard DVD players.

Hérold, Ferdinand; Minkus, Ludwig; Prokofiev, Sergey

Gruzin, Boris; Twiner, Anthony; Yates, Martin

Royal Ballet Sinfonia; Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden

Royal Ballet, Covent Garden

Acosta, Carlos; Avis, Gary; Conley, Sandra; Gartside, Bennet; Hirano, Ryoichi; Howells, Jonathan; Martin, Jose; McGorian, Elizabeth; Morera, Laura; Mosley, Philip; Nuñez, Marianela; Pickering, David; Rojo, Tamara; Sasaki, Yohei; Saunders, Christopher; Soares, Thiago; Tuckett, William

Label: Opus Arte

Genre: Ballet

Period: 20th Century; Classical; Romantic

Catalogue No: OABD7186BD

Barcode: 809478071860

Distribution Note(s):

Available Worldwide

Listening samples not available for this release.

Release Date: 09/2015

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