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Acis and Galatea DVD (The Royal Opera / The Royal Ballet)

Acis and Galatea DVD (The Royal Opera / The Royal Ballet)

Wayne McGregor's production of Handel's opera is a rare and beautifully crafted collaboration between The Royal Opera and The Royal Ballet.
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Christopher Hogwood conducts the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and a distinguished cast including Danielle de Niese and Charles Workman in Wayne McGregor's production of Acis and Galatea – a rare and beautifully crafted collaboration between The Royal Opera and The Royal Ballet. Filmed with High Definition cameras and recorded in true surround sound. 

 

 

The Royal Opera/The Royal Ballet

Music: George Frideric Handel

Galatea: Danielle de Niese | Lauren Cuthbertson

Acis: Charles Workman | Edward Watson

Damon: Paul Agnew | Steven McRae

Polyphemus: Matthew Rose | Eric Underwood

Coridon: Ji-Min Park | Paul Kay

Dancers of The Royal Ballet

 

Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment

Conductor: Christopher Hogwood 

The Royal Opera Extra Chorus

Chorus Master: Stephen Westrop

Director and choreographer: Wayne McGregor

Assistant Director and Choreographer: Laïla Diallo

Designs: Hildegard Bechler

Lighting: Lucy Carter

 

Plus: Cast gallery, illustrated synopsis, staging Acis and Galatea

 

Picture: 16:9

Sound: 2.0 PCM & 5.0 DTS

Format: NTSC

Region code: 0 All regions 

Running time: 110 mins 

Year: 2009

Menu language: EN

Subtitles: FR/DE/ES (extra features only)

Categories:

DVDs > Opera
DVDs > Ballet
DVDs > Royal Opera House Titles
DVDs > Opus Arte Titles

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