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Berg: Lulu Blu-ray Disc (The Royal Opera)

Berg: Lulu Blu-ray Disc (The Royal Opera)

Berg's masterful opera, depicting the rise and fall of the enigmatic Lulu, is given an austere and powerful staging by Christof Loy.
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The rise and fall of an alluring, destructive but vulnerable woman is depicted in Alban Berg's thought-provoking opera. Christof Loy's austere, minimalist production allows the complexities of the drama to unfold through the sumptuous, taut beauty of the score. Agneta Eichenholz and Michael Volle lead an all-star cast under Antonio Pappano. Recorded in High Definition with true surround sound.

 

 

 

Composer: Alban Berg

Stage director: Christof Loy

Animal Trainer / Athlete: Peter Rose

Alwa: Klaus Florian Vogt

Dr Schön / Jack the Ripper: Michael Volle

Lulu: Agneta Eichenholz

Painter / Policeman / Negro: Will Hartmann

Professor of Medicine / Theatre Manager / Banker : Jeremy White

Schigolch: Gwynne Howell

Dresser / Schoolboy / Groom: Heather Shipp

Prince / Manservant / Marquis: Philip Langridge

Countess Geschwitz: Jennifer Larmore

 

Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Antonio Pappano

 

Plus: Cast gallery, interviews with Antonio Pappano and Agneta Eichenholz


 

Running time: 205 mins

Region code: 0 NTSC

Picture: 16:9 1080i

Sound: 2.0 LPCM & 5.1 DTS Digital

1x BD50

Subtitles: EN/FR/DE/ES

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