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BALLET FOR CHILDREN (4-Blu-ray Disc Box Set)

    

BALLET FOR CHILDREN (4-Blu-ray Disc Box Set)

BALLET FOR CHILDREN
(4-Blu-ray Disc Box Set)

 

Joby Talbot
ALICE
S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND

Alice - Lauren Cuthbertson
Jack / Knave of Hearts - Sergei Polunin
Lewis Carroll / White Rabbit - Edward Watson
Mother / Queen of Hearts - Zenaida Yanowsky
Father / King of Hearts - Christopher Saunders
Magician / Mad Hatter - Steven McRae
Duchess - Simon Russell Beale

Royal Ballet
Royal Opera House Orchestra
Barry Wordsworth,
conductor

Christopher Wheeldon, choreographer
Bob Crowley, set and costume designer
Natasha Katz, lighting designer

Bonus:
- Cast Gallery
- Documentary - Being Alice

 

Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky
THE NUTCRACKER

The Sugar Plum Fairy - Miyako Yoshida
Nephew / Nutcracker - Ricardo Cervera
The Prince - Steven McRae
Drosselmeyer - Gary Avis

Royal Ballet
Royal Opera House Orchestra
Koen Kessels,
conductor

Peter Wright, choreographer (after Lev Ivanov)
Julia Trevelyan Oman, set and costume designer

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

 

Sergey Prokofiev
PETER AND THE WOLF

The Wolf - Sergei Polunin
Grandfather - Will Kemp
Peter - Kilian Smith
Duck - Charlotte Edmonds
Bird - Laurine Muccioli
Cat - Chisato Katsura

Royal Ballet
Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Paul Murphy,
conductor

Matthew Hart, choreographer
Ian Spurling, set and costume designer

Bonus:
- Cast gallery
- Documentary feature on rehearsing Peter and the Wolf

 

John Lanchbery
TALES OF BEATRIX POTTER

Mrs. Tittlemouse - Victoria Hewitt
Johnny Town-Mouse - Ricardo Cervera
Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle - Jonathan Howells
Jemima Puddle-Duck - Gemma Sykes
The Fox - Gary Avis
Pigling Bland - Bennet Gartside
Pig-Wig - Laura Morera
Aunt Pettitoes - David Pickering
Mr. Jeremy Fisher - Zachary Faruque
Tom Thumb - Giacomo Ciriaci
Hunca Munca - Iohna Loots
Peter Rabbit - Joshua Tuifua
Squirrel Nutkin - Steven McRae

Royal Ballet
Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Paul Murphy,
conductor

Frederick Ashton, choreographer

Bonus:
- Illustrated synopsis
Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, 9 March 2011 (Alices Adventures), November and December 2009 (Nutcracker),16 and 18 December 2010 (Peter and the Wolf) and 23 and 27 December 2007 (Tales of Beatrix Potter)

 

Picture format: 1080i High Definition
Sound format: LPCM 2.0 / DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles (bonus): French, German, Spanish (all) /+ English (Peter and the Wolf, Alice’s Adventures) /+ Italian (Tales of Beatrix Potter)
Running time: 6 hrs 14 mins
No. of Discs: 4 (x2 BD 25 + 2x BD 50)

 

Note: These Blu-ray Discs are playable only on Blu-ray Disc players, and not compatible with standard DVD players.








Composer(s):
Lanchbery, John; Prokofiev, Sergey; Talbot, Joby; Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich

Conductor(s):
Kessels, Koen; Murphy, Paul; Wordsworth, Barry

Orchestra(s):
Royal Ballet Sinfonia; Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden

Ensemble(s):
Royal Ballet School; Royal Ballet, Covent Garden

Artist(s):
Avis, Gary; Beale, Simon Russell; Cervera, Ricardo; Ciriaci, Giacomo; Cuthbertson, Lauren; Edmonds, Charlotte; Faruque, Zachary; Gartside, Bennet; Hewitt, Victoria; Howells, Jonathan; Katsura, Chisato; Kemp, Will; Loots, Iohna; McRae, Steven; Morera, Laura; Muccioli, Laurine; Pickering, David; Polunin, Sergei; Saunders, Christopher; Smith, Kilian; Sykes, Gemma; Tuifua, Joshua; Watson, Edward; Yanowsky, Zenaida; Yoshida, Miyako

Label: Opus Arte

Genre: Ballet

Period: 20th Century; Contemporary; Romantic

Catalogue No: OABD7217BD

Barcode: 809478072171

Distribution Note(s):

Available Worldwide


Listening samples not available for this release.


Physical Release: 04/2017

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