Pagliacci a film / directed by Franco Zeffirelli ; text and music by Ruggero Leoncavallo ; a production of Unitel Film- und Fernseh-produktionsgesellschaft mbH & Co., Munich and Aries Film production

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Subjects: Operas
Feature films
Formats: Video Recording, VHS
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: Italian, Summary is in English, Accompanying material in English, English
Audience: Adult
Published: [Baarn, The Netherlands] : Philips ; New York : Distributed by PolyGram Records, [1984], c1982
Series: Philips video classics
LC Classification: M
Physical Description: 1 videocassette (70 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. + 1 program guide (7 p. ; 18 cm.)
Additional Authors: Composer : Leoncavallo, Ruggiero, 1858-1919
Director : Zeffirelli, Franco
Vocalist : Stratas, Teresa
Vocalist : Domingo, Plácido, 1941-
Vocalist : Pons, Juan
Performer : Andreolli, Florindo
Performer : Rinaldi, Alberto, 1939-
Conductor : Gandolfi, Romano
Conductor : Prêtre, Georges
Performer : Teatro alla Scala
Unitel Film- und Fernsehproduktionsgesellschaft mbH
Aries Films
Philips International
Notes: Videorecording number: 070 204-3
Hi-fi stereo
Opera in two acts with prologue
Performed in Italian, with English subtitles
Teresa Stratas, soprano ; Plácido Domingo ; Florindo Andreoli, tenors ; Juan Pons, Alberto Rinaldi, baritones ; chorus and orchestra of the Teatro alla Scala ; Georges Prêtre, conductor ; chorus master, Romano Gandolfi
Credits: Set director, Gianna Quaranta ; costumes, Anna Anni ; musical supervision, Rudolf Werner ; editing, Peter Taylor, Franca Silvi ; executive producer, Horant H. Hohfeld ; art director, Ton Friesen ; photography, Armando Nannuzzi
Made in 1982, a production of UNITEL Film- und Fernsehproduktionsgesellschaft
Program notes by Julian Budden with synopsis in English
Summary: A traveling troupe of entertainers, Canio, his wife Nedda, Peppe and Tonio, arrive in the village for an evening performance. Nedda and her lover, Silvio a young lad from the village, plan to leave together that night. Tonio overhears the plot and tells Canio
OCLC Number: 23168790
ISBN/ISSN: 070 204-3