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VERDI, G.: Rigoletto (Royal Opera House, 2001) (NTSC)




VERDI, G.: Rigoletto (Royal Opera House, 2001) (NTSC)

Giuseppe Verdi


Duke of MantuaMarcelo Álvarez
Matteo Borsa Peter Auty
Count Ceprano – Graeme Broadbent
Countess Ceprano – Dervla Ramsay
RigolettoPaolo Gavanelli
Marullo Quentin Hayes
Count Monterone – Giovan Battista Parodi
SparafucileEric Halvarson
GildaChristine Schäfer
Giovanna – Elizabeth Sikora
Page – Andrea Hazell
Court Usher – Nigel Cliffe
MaddalenaGraciela Araya

Royal Opera House Chorus and Orchestra
(chorus master: Terry Edwards)
Edward Downes, conductor

David McVicar, stage director
Michael Vale, set designer
Tanya McCallin, costume designer
Paule Constable, lighting designer
Leah Hausman, choreographer

Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, 2001

- Illustrated synopsis
- BBC Documentary: Verdi through the Looking Glass
- David McVicar talks about his production of Rigoletto


Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: Dolby Digital 2.0 / DTS 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Menu language: English
Subtitles: English, French, German, Dutch, Spanish
Running time: 169 mins
No. of DVDs: 1

Verdi, Giuseppe

Piave, Francesco Maria

Downes, Edward

Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden

Royal Opera House Chorus, Covent Garden

Alvarez, Marcelo; Araya, Graciela; Auty, Peter; Broadbent, Graeme; Cliffe, Nigel; Gavanelli, Paolo; Halfvarson, Eric; Hayes, Quentin; Hazell, Andrea; Parodi, Giovanni Battista; Ramsay, Dervla; Schäfer, Christine; Sikora, Elizabeth

Label: Opus Arte

Genre: Opera

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: OAMO6005D

Barcode: 809478060055

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Release Date: 09/2013

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