4 DVD Video / BBC Opus Arte / 2011-11-15Works: Arthur Sullivan: The Mikado; HMS Pinafore; Trial by Jury; Patience; The Gondoliers
Performers: Alexander, Richard; Begg, Heather; Bolton Wood, John; Cousens, Peter; Douglas, Christine; Ewer, Graeme; Gard, Robert; Hislop, Roxane; Hobson, David; Johnston, Suzanne; Jone, Andrew; Lemke, Roger; Man...
Conductors: Greene, Andrew; Stanhope, David; Franks, Dobbs
Ensemble: Australian Opera Chorus; Elizabethan Philharmonic Orchestra; Elizabethan Sydney Orchestra; Opera Australia Chorus; Opera Australia Melbourne Chorus; Orchestra Victoria
The Mikado made fun of English bureaucracy, thinly disguised by its Japanese setting. Enjoying over 650 performances at the Savoy Theatre, this work remains Gilbert...continue...
Run Time: 563 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, 4:3, Color
Sound Format(s): LPCM Stereo,
1 DVD Video / Kultur International Films / 2008-03-25Works: Arthur Sullivan: Patience
Performers: Begg, Heather; Douglas, Christine; Olsen, Dennis; Warlow, Anthony
Conductors: Stanhope, David
Ensemble: Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra; Australian Opera Chorus
Set in the early 20th century, the aesthetic poet Bunthorne sings his love for Patience, the village milkmaid. Meanwhile he has captured the heart of...continue...
Run Time: 130 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, Color
Sound Format(s): Dolby 2.0,
Country of Origin: USA