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The Resource Sylvia : ballet in three acts, BBC Production in association with The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden ; choreography, Frederick Ashton ; BBC director & executive producer, Ross MacGibbon, (DVD videorecording)

Sylvia : ballet in three acts, BBC Production in association with The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden ; choreography, Frederick Ashton ; BBC director & executive producer, Ross MacGibbon, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Sylvia : ballet in three acts
Title
Sylvia
Title remainder
ballet in three acts
Statement of responsibility
BBC Production in association with The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden ; choreography, Frederick Ashton ; BBC director & executive producer, Ross MacGibbon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • ita
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
This version of Frederick Ashton's Sylvia has restored the splendour of its elegant and opulent three-act form for the 75th anniversary celebrations of The Royal Ballet. Taken from Greek mythology, it tells the story of Sylvia, loved by Aminta, abducted by Orion and eventually rescued by Eros
Cataloging source
KEN
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1836-1891
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Delibes, Léo
Credits note
Music, Léo Delibes ; director, Monica Mason ; stage manager, Johanna Adams ; cameras, James Day... [et al.] ; editor, Tom Jones
Date time place
Performed at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden on 1 & 5 December 2005
Language note
In English with English, French, German, Spanish and Italian subtitles
PerformerNote
Darcey Bussell (Sylvia), Roberto Bolle (Aminta), Thiago Soares (Orion), Martin Harvey (Eros) ; The Royal Opera House Orchestra, conducted by Graham Bond
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1904-1988
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ashton, Frederick
  • MacGibbon, Ross
  • Bond, Graham
  • Bussell, Darcey
  • Bolle, Roberto
  • Mason, Monica
  • Soares, Thiago
  • Harvey, Martin
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Royal Opera House (London, England)
  • Royal Opera House (London, England)
  • Royal Ballet
  • Opus Arte (Firm)
Runtime
117
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ballets
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
Sylvia : ballet in three acts, BBC Production in association with The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden ; choreography, Frederick Ashton ; BBC director & executive producer, Ross MacGibbon, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Program notes (21 pages : col. ill. ; 18 cm.) in English, French and German laid in container
  • Special features: Illustrated synopsis ; cast gallery ; introductions by Darcey Bussell
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 117 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
809478009863
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
OA0986D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)181588674
  • .o10100532
System details
  • DVD format, all regions, anamorphic (16:9) presentation; LPCM stereo., DTS 5.1 surround, DVD 9, double layer, recorded and mastered in High Definition, NTSC
  • This NTSC DVD is designed for worldwide playback. In PAL regions, ensure DVD player and TV are NTSC compatible
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sylvia : ballet in three acts, BBC Production in association with The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden ; choreography, Frederick Ashton ; BBC director & executive producer, Ross MacGibbon, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Program notes (21 pages : col. ill. ; 18 cm.) in English, French and German laid in container
  • Special features: Illustrated synopsis ; cast gallery ; introductions by Darcey Bussell
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 117 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
809478009863
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
OA0986D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)181588674
  • .o10100532
System details
  • DVD format, all regions, anamorphic (16:9) presentation; LPCM stereo., DTS 5.1 surround, DVD 9, double layer, recorded and mastered in High Definition, NTSC
  • This NTSC DVD is designed for worldwide playback. In PAL regions, ensure DVD player and TV are NTSC compatible
Video recording format
DVD

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