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ART OF MARIANELA NUÑEZ (THE) - Don Quixote / Giselle / La fille mal gardée / Swan Lake [Ballets] (Royal Ballet, 2005-2016) (4-Blu-ray Disc Box Set)




ART OF MARIANELA NUÑEZ (THE) - Don Quixote / Giselle / La fille mal gardée / Swan Lake [Ballets] (Royal Ballet, 2005-2016) (4-Blu-ray Disc Box Set)

(4-Blu-ray Disc Box Set)


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


Adolphe Adam
(arr. by Joseph Horovitz)

Giselle - Marianela Nuñez
Count Albrecht - Vadim Muntagirov
Hilarion - Bennet Gartside
Wilfred - Johannes Stepanek
Berthe - Elizabeth McGorian
The Duke of Courland - Gary Avis
Bathilde - Christina Arestis
Myrtha - Itziar Mendizabal
Moyna - Olivia Cowley
Zulme - Beatriz Stix-Brunell

Royal Ballet
Royal Opera House Orchestra
Barry Wordsworth,

Marius Petipa, choreographer (after Jean Coralli and Jules Perrot)
Peter Wright, additional choreography
John Macfarlane, set and costume designer
David Finn, lighting designer (after Jennifer Tipton)


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 and costume designer
John B. Read, lighting designer


Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky

Odette / Odille - Marianela Nuñez
Prince Siegfried - Thiago Soares
The Princess / Siegfried’s mother - Elizabeth McGorian
An Evil Spirit / Von Rothbart - Christopher Saunders
The Tutor - Alastair Marriott
Benno - David Pickering

Royal Ballet
Royal Opera House Orchestra
Valeriy Ovsyanikov,

Anthony Dowell, stage director
Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov, choreographers
Frederick Ashton and David Bintley, additional choreography
Yolanda Sonnabend, set and costume designer
Mark Henderson, lighting designer

Recorded live from the Royal Opera House, 2 February 2005 (La fille mal gardée), 16 and 24 March 2009 (Swan Lake), October 2013 (Don Quixote), 6 April 2016 (Giselle)

- Introductions to Don Quixote Acts II and III
- Interviews with the cast and crew
- Introduction to Giselle with Peter Wright and the artists
- Exploring Mime
- Working Together
- Illustrated synopses to La Fille mal gardée and Swan Lake
- Cast galleries
- Interviews with Swan Lake producer Anthony Dowell
- Four Swan Queens with Prima Ballerinas past and present


Picture format: 1080i High Definition
Sound format: LPCM 2.0 (all) /+ DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (Don Quixote, Giselle) /+ LPCM 5.1 (La fille mal gardée, Swan Lake)
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles (bonus): French, German, Spanish, Italian (La fille mal gardée, Swan Lake)
Running time: 7 hrs 51 mins (ballet) + 84 mins (bonus)
No. of Discs: 4 (Blu-ray)


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

Adam, Adolphe; Hérold, Ferdinand; Minkus, Ludwig; Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich

Horovitz, Joseph

Ovsyanikov, Valeriy; Twiner, Anthony; Wordsworth, Barry; Yates, Martin

Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden

Royal Ballet, Covent Garden

Acosta, Carlos; Arestis, Christina; Avis, Gary; Cowley, Olivia; Gartside, Bennet; Hirano, Ryoichi; Howells, Jonathan; Marriott, Alastair; McGorian, Elizabeth; Mendizabal, Itziar; Morera, Laura; Mosley, Philip; Muntagirov, Vadim; Nuñez, Marianela; Pickering, David; Saunders, Christopher; Soares, Thiago; Stepanek, Johannes; Stix-Brunell, Beatriz; Tuckett, William

Label: Opus Arte

Genre: Ballet

Period: Classical; Romantic

Catalogue No: OABD7243BD

Barcode: 809478072430

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Release Date: 04/2018

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