Director Werner Herzog and conductor Riccardo Muti combine with the finest of casts to lavish Rossini’s rarely-performed Neapolitan masterpiece, set in feudal sixteenth century Scotland, with the genius it deserves. June Anderson is an outstanding Elena (the Lady of the Lake) in the 1992 production of the melodrama based on Sir Walter Scott’s poem.
Elena: June Anderson
Giocomo V Re di Scozia: Rockwell Blake
Malcolm Groeme: Martine Dupuy
Rodrigo di Dhu: Chris Merritt
Duglas d'Angus: Giorgio Surjan
Albina: Marilena Laurenza, Anna Zoroberto
Serano: Ernesto Gavazzi
Bertram: Ferrero Poggi
Orchestra and Chorus of Teatro alla Scala, Riccardo Muti 1992
Sung in Italian with English Subtitles.
Sound: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Duration: 167 mins