La Bohème

Language and/or Subtitles: Italian
Format: DVD 2008
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) M1500.P97 B5 2008x
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
Call Number  (DVD) M1500.P97 B5 2008x
Additional Information
Subjects Operas.
Televised performances.
Publisher [Place of publication not identified] :EMI Classics,2008
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Live from the Met.
Scènes de la vie de Bohème.
Contributors Zeffirelli, Franco, producer, designer.
Halvorson, Gary, director.
Giacosa, Giuseppe, 1847-1906, director.
Illica, Luigi, 1857-1919, director.
Gheorghiu, Angela, performer.
Arteta, Aïnhoa, performer.
Vargas, Ramon, 1960- performer.
Tézier, Ludovic, 1968- performer.
Kelsey, Quinn, performer.
Gradus, Oren, performer.
Plishka, Paul, 1941- performer.
Luisotti, Nicola, conductor.
Fleming, Renée, host.
Hall, Peter J., 1926-2010, costume designer.
Wechsler, Gil, lighting designer.
Murger, Henri, 1822-1861. Scènes de la vie de Bohème.
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Bohème.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.), production company, performer.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), production company.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.), production company.
Participants/Performers Angela Gheorghiu (Mimi) ; Ainhoa Arteta (Musetta) ; Ramón Vargas (Rodolfo) ; Ludovic Tézier (Marcello) ; Quinn Kelsey (Schaunard) ; Oren Gradus (Colline) ; Paul Plishka (Benoit and Alcindoro) ; with supporting singers ; Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Nicola Luisotti, conductor ; Renée Fleming, host.
Other Contributors Set designer, Franco Zeffirelli ; costume designer, Peter J. Hall ; lighting designer, Gil Wechsler.
Language Italian
Sung in Italian; subtitles in Italian, English, German, French, and Spanish; interviews and commentary in English.
Notes Opera in two acts.
Libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica, based on Scènes de la vie de Bohème by Henri Murger.
Program notes by William Livingstone and synopsis (9 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Bonus: Zeffirelli at the Met; Backstage at the Met with Renée Fleming, Angela Gheorghiu, Ramón Vargas, and Met technical director, Joe Clark.
System Details DVD-9; screen format 16:9; LPCM stereo., DTS 5.1 surround.
Description 1 videodisc (136 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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