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Les contes d'Hoffmann The tales of Hoffmann

Language and/or Subtitles: French
Format: DVD 2000
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) M1500.O32 C6 2000zx
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
Call Number  (DVD) M1500.O32 C6 2000zx
The poet Hoffman tells the tales of his three past loves, and recalls how each was thwarted by the evil influence of his rival.
Seeking to exorcise the failure of his current love affair, the poet Hoffmann tells the story of his three past loves. Featuring Placido Domingo.
Additional Information
Subjects Hoffmann, E. T. A. -- (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), -- 1776-1822 -- Drama.
Publisher West Long Branch, NJ :Kultur,2000
Other Titles Contes d'Hoffmann (Play)
Short stories.
Contes d'Hoffmann.
Tales of Hoffmann
Contributors Barbier, Jules, 1825-1901, librettist.
Serra, Luciana, performer.
Cotrubas, Ileana, performer.
Baltsa, Agnes, performer.
Domingo, Plácido, 1941- performer.
Evans, Geraint, 1922-1992, performer.
Nimsgern, Siegmund, 1940- performer.
Gi͡uzelev, Nikola, 1936-2014, performer.
Lloyd, Robert, 1940- performer.
Prêtre, Georges, conductor.
Schlesinger, John, 1926-2003, producer.
Large, Brian, director.
Dudley, William, 1947- set designer.
Björnson, Maria, costume designer.
Fazan, Eleanor, 1930- choreographer.
Barbier, Jules, 1825-1901. Contes d'Hoffmann (Play)
Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822. Short stories.
Offenbach, Jacques, 1819-1880. Contes d'Hoffmann.
Royal Opera House (London, England), performer.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service, production company.
NVC Arts (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers Luciana Serra, Ileana Cotrubas, sopranos; Agnes Baltsa, mezzo-soprano; Plácido Domingo, tenor; Geraint Evans, Siegmund Nimsgern, baritones; Nicola Ghiuselev, Robert Lloyd, basses; Royal Opera Chorus; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House; Georges Prêtre, conductor.
Other Contributors Producer, John Schlesinger ; video director, Brian Large ; scenery, William Dudley ; costumes, Maria Bjornson ; movement, Eleanor Fazan.
Language French
Sung in French with English subtitles.
Notes Libretto by Jules Barbier, based on the 1851 play of the same title by Barbier and Michael Carré.
System Details DVD; region 1; full screen 4:3; Dolby digital stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (150 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0769776205
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