Otello / Verdi

Author(s): Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901
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Subjects: Operas
Interracial marriage--Drama
Formats: Video Recording, DVD
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: Italian, The recording is in Italian, Accompanying material in English, Italian (translated from), English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: [New York, NY] : The Metropolitan Opera, 2009, c1978
LC Classification: M
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (144 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 pamphlet (8 p. : ill. ; 19 cm)
Added Titles: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Othello
Live from the Met
Alternate Title(s): Live from the Met.
Additional Authors: Boito, Arrigo, 1842-1918
Vickers, Jon
Scotto, Renata, 1934-
MacNeil, Cornell, 1922-2011
Gibbs, Raymond
Velis, Andrea, 1932-1994
Kraft, Jean
Goodloe, Robert
Thompson, Arthur, 1942-2004
Morris, James, 1947-
Levine, James, 1943-
Zeffirelli, Franco
Melano, Fabrizio
Wechsler, Gil
Hall, Peter J., 1926-2010
Browning, Kirk, 1921-2008
Allen, Peter, 1920-
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Notes: UPC: 886979101296
Videorecording number: 88697 91012 9
IMC copy purchased with monies from the NEH Challenge Fund
Presented by The Metropolitan Opera
"Libretto by Arrigo Boito after the play by Shakespeare ; September 25, 1978 live performance." -- Container
Originally broadcast in the series Live from the Met
Program notes and synopsis in English in container
Credits: Original production and set design, Franco Zeffirelli; costume designer Peter J. Hall; lighting designer, Gil Wechsler ; stage director, Fabrizio Melani; video dirctor, Kirk Browning; commentator, Peter Allen
John Vickers (Otello) ; Renata Scotto (Desdemona) ; Cornell MacNeil (Iago) ; Raymond Gibbs (Cassio) ; Andrea Velis (Roderigo) ; Jean Kraft (Emilia) ; Robert Goodloe (Montano) ; Arthur Thompson (A Herald) ; James Morris (Lodovico) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; James Levine, conductor
Recorded in performance Sept. 25, 1978, Metropolian Opera House, New York
DVD; soundtracks in DTS 5.1, LPCM stereo; aspect ratio 4:3; all region
Sung in Italian; English subtitles
Donation Info: Donor : NEH Challenge
OCLC Number: 794670005
ISBN/ISSN: 8869791012
88697 91012 9