The Beggar's opera / John Gay

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Subjects: Ballad operas
Filmed operas
Formats: Video Recording, Laserdisc
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English, Accompanying material in English, Accompanying material in French
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York, N.Y. : Philips : manufactured and marketed by PolyGram Video, 1991, c1983
LC Classification: M
Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (135 min.) : sd., col. ; 12 in
Added Titles: Gay, John, 1685-1732 Beggar's opera
Additional Authors: Miller, Jonathan, 1934-
Pepusch, John Christopher, 1667-1752
Barlow, Jeremy, 1939-
Gardiner, John Eliot
Gilpin, Sally
Daltrey, Roger
Hall, Carol
Johns, Stratford
Ashe, Rosemary
Routledge, Patricia
English Baroque Soloists
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service
RM Arts (Firm)
Philips Classics Productions
Notes: UPC: 044007050811
Laser Disc
Philips 070 508-1
Videodisc release of a 1983 production
A ballad opera in three acts by John Gay and John Christopher Pepusch
Roger Daltrey, Carol Hall, Stratford Johns, Rosemary Ashe, Patricia Routledge ; English Baroque Soloists ; John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Credits: Produced and directed by Jonathan Miller; music arranged by Jeremy Barlow and John Eliot Gardiner; choreography, Sally Gilpin
Analog recording, digitally remastered, stereo.; CX encoded
A BBC TV production in association with RM Arts and NOS
Program notes in English by Mike Dixon, with French translation (4 p. : ill) in container
Summary: A ballad opera set among London's 18th century criminal classes, full of satirical jibes about corruption in high places
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 27992877
ISBN/ISSN: 0440070508