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Still Life at the Penguin Café DVD plus Documentary

Still Life at the Penguin Café DVD plus Documentary

One of David Bintley's most popular ballets, brought to life by The Royal Ballet in a charming production.

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Still Life at the Penguin Café is one of David Bintley's most popular ballets, performed here by The Royal Ballet and the Royal Opera House Orchestra. The production is coupled with a documentary about the Penguin Café Orchestra featuring composer Simon Jeffes. This DVD was released to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the death of Simon Jeffes, the founder of the Penguin Café Orchestra.


Music: Simon Jeffes

Choreographer: David Bintley

Utah Longhorn Ram: Deborah Bull

Ram Partner: Guy Niblett

Texan Kangaroo Rat: Bruce Sansom

Humboldt's Hog-nosed Skunk Flea: Fiona Brockway

Southern Cape Zebra: Phillip Broomhead

Rainforest People: Jonathan Cope, Michelle Di Lorenzo

Brazilian Wooly Monkey: Stephen Jefferies


Designer: Hayden Griffin

Lighting: John B. Read

Introduction narration: Jemery Irons

Stage directors: Keith Beckett and David Bintley


The Penguin Cafe Orchestra

Guitars: Simon Jeffes

Cello: Helen Liebmann

Ukelele: Neil Rennie

Cuatro: Paul Street

Percussion: Ian Maidman

Violin: Bob Loveday

Viola: Geoffrey Richardson

Piano: Steve Nye


Plus: The Penguin Café Orchestra Documentary with Simon Jeffes, directed by Andrew Harries


Running time: 90 mins

Format: 4:3

Sound: PCM Stereo

Subtitle languages: DE/FR/SP

Region code: NTSC 0


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