Kenneth MacMillan three ballet masterpieces : Manot ; Mayerling ; Romeo and Juliet

Language and/or Subtitles: No linguistic content
Format: DVD 2017
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) GV1790.A1 K475 2017x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
 
Call Number  (DVD) GV1790.A1 K475 2017x
 
 
Summary
The Royal Ballet performs three works by Kenneth MacMillan.
Contents
Manon / a Royal Opera House production in association with NHK ; choreography, Kenneth MacMillan ; music, Jules Massenet ; orchestrated and arranged by Leighton Lucas, with the collaboration of Hilda Gaunt ; designer, Nicholas Georgiadis ; lighting designer, William Bundy ; revival lighting designer, John B. Read ; revival staging, Monica Mason, Monica Parker. Mayerling / a Royal Opera House production in association with NHK ; choreography, Kenneth MacMillan ; music, Franz Liszt ; arranged and orchestrated by John Lanchbery ; designer, Nicholas Georgiadis ; scenario, Gillian Freeman ; lighting designer, David Hersey ; revival lighting designer, John B. Read ; revival staging, Grant Coyle, Monica Mason, Monica Parker. Romeo and Juliet / a Royal Opera House production ; choreography, Kenneth MacMillan ; music, Sergey Prokofiev ; designer, Nicholas Georgiadis ; lighting designer, William Bundy ; revival lighting designer, John B. Read ; revival staging, Monica Mason, Christopher Saunders. Special features: Dancing Manon : interviews and rehearsals
The costumes of Mayerling ; Principals in rehearsal ; Kenneth MacMillan's "Romeo and Juliet"
Sword fighting : sharp points and pirouettes
Cast gallery.

Additional Information
Subjects Ballets.
Filmed performances.
Filmed ballets.
Filmed dance.
Ballet films.
Dance films.
Publisher London :2017
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Manon (Choreographic work : MacMillan)
Mayerling (Choreographic work : MacMillan)
Romeo and Juliet (Choreographic work : MacMillan)
Manon.
Mayerling.
Romeo and Juliet.
Manon;
Works.
Romeo i Dzhulʹetta (Ballet)
Three ballet masterpieces :
Manot
Mayerling
Romeo and Juliet
Contributors MacMillan, Kenneth, choreographer.
Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912. Manon;
Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886. Works.
Prokofiev, Sergey, 1891-1953. Romeo i Dzhulʹetta (Ballet)
Lanchbery, John, arranger of music.
Lucas, Leighton, 1903-1982, arranger of music.
Gaunt, Hilda, arranger of music.
Yates, Martin, 1958- conductor.
Wordsworth, Barry, conductor.
Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912, composer.
Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886, composer.
Prokofiev, Sergey, 1891-1953, composer.
Rojo, Tamara, dancer.
Acosta, Carlos, 1973- dancer.
Martín, José, 1975- dancer.
Saunders, Christopher, dancer, stage director.
Watson, Edward, 1976- dancer.
Galeazzi, Mara, dancer.
Lamb, Sarah, dancer.
Cuthbertson, Lauren, 1984- dancer.
Bonelli, Federico, dancer.
Campbell, Alexander (Ballet dancer), dancer.
Gartside, Bennet, dancer.
Trzensimiech, Dawid, dancer.
Hristov, Valeri, dancer.
Arestis, Christina, dancer.
Georgiadis, Nicholas, 1923-2001, set designer.
Bundy, William, lighting designer.
Read, John B., lighting designer.
Hersey, David, lighting designer.
Mason, Monica, stage director.
Parker, Monica, stage director.
MacGibbon, Ross, film director.
Royal Ballet, performer.
Royal Opera House (London, England). Orchestra, performer.
Royal Opera House (London, England), production company.
Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai, production company.
Opus Arte (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers The Royal Ballet ; the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House ; Martin Yates, Barry Wordsworth, conductors.
Manon: Tamara Rojo (Manon), Carlos Acosta (Des Grieux), José Martín (Lescaut), Christoper Saunders (Monsieur G.M.), Laura Morera (Lescaut's mistress).
Mayerling: Edward Watson (Crown Prince Rudolf), Mara Galeazzi (Baroness Mary Vetsera), Sarah Lamb (Countess Marie Larisch).
Romeo and Juliet: Lauren Cuthbertson (Juliet), Federico Bonelli (Romeo), Alexander Campbell (Mercutio), Bennet Gartside (Tybalt), Dawid Trzensimiech (Benvolio), Valeri Hristov (Paris), Christopher Saunders (Lord Capulet), Christina Arestis (Lady Capulet).
Language No linguistic content
Main work has no linguistic content; program notes and synopses in English, French and German.
Notes Ballet performance.
Program notes and synopses in English, French, and German (59 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm) inserted in container.
System Details DVD; all regions, NTSC; widescreen presentation,16:9 anamorphic; PCM stereo, DTS surround.
Description 4 videodiscs (approximately 494 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (59 pages : illustrations)
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