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The Resource Hansel and Gretel, the Metropolitian Opera presents ; [music by Engelbert] Humperdinck ; production by Richard Jones ; directed by Barbara Willis Sweete ; a Metropolitan Opera High-Definition production ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Victoria Warivonchik ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and Thirteen/WNET New York

Hansel and Gretel, the Metropolitian Opera presents ; [music by Engelbert] Humperdinck ; production by Richard Jones ; directed by Barbara Willis Sweete ; a Metropolitan Opera High-Definition production ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Victoria Warivonchik ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and Thirteen/WNET New York

Label
Hansel and Gretel
Title
Hansel and Gretel
Statement of responsibility
the Metropolitian Opera presents ; [music by Engelbert] Humperdinck ; production by Richard Jones ; directed by Barbara Willis Sweete ; a Metropolitan Opera High-Definition production ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Victoria Warivonchik ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and Thirteen/WNET New York
Contributor
Choreographer
Conductor
Costume designer
Film director
Host
Interviewee
Interviewer
Librettist
Lighting designer
Performer
Producer
Set designer
Stage director
Translator
Writer of added commentary
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • spa
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
ALM
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Great performances (WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.))
Credits note
Set and costume designer, John Macfarlane ; lighting designer, Jennifer Tipton ; choreographer, Linda Dobell
Date of event
2008 January 1
Language note
Sung in English, with optional subtitles in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish; interviews and commentary in English
Other event information
Recorded live
PerformerNote
Alice Coote (Hansel) ; Christine Schäfer (Gretel) ; Alan Held (Peter) ; Rosalind Plowright (Gertrude) ; Lisette Oropesa (the Dew Fairy) ; Sasha Cooke (the Sandman) ; Philip Langridge (the Witch) ; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra ; children's chorus ; Vladimir Jurowski, conductor ; Renée Fleming, host ; Mary Jo Heath, special guest interviewer
Place of event
Metropolitan Opera, New York City
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953 June 7-
  • 1858-1916,
  • 1965-
  • 1959-
  • 1939-2010,
  • 1972-
  • 1954-
  • 1928-2015,
  • 1854-1921
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jones, Richard
  • Sweete, Barbara Willis,
  • Briccetti, Louisa,
  • Warivonchik, Victoria,
  • Wette, Adelheid
  • Coote, Alice,
  • Schäfer, Christine
  • Held, Alan
  • Plowright, Rosalind,
  • Oropesa, Lisette,
  • Cooke, Sasha,
  • Langridge, Philip
  • Jurowski, Vladimir
  • Fleming, Renée,
  • Macfarlane, John
  • Tipton, Jennifer,
  • Dobell, Linda,
  • Heath, Mary Joanne Renner
  • Pountney, David,
  • Porter, Andrew
  • Humperdinck, Engelbert
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Runtime
121
Series statement
Metropolitan Opera HD live
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Operas
Technique
live action
Label
Hansel and Gretel, the Metropolitian Opera presents ; [music by Engelbert] Humperdinck ; production by Richard Jones ; directed by Barbara Willis Sweete ; a Metropolitan Opera High-Definition production ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Victoria Warivonchik ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and Thirteen/WNET New York
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • A fairy-tale opera in three acts
  • Libretto by Adelheid Wette; English translation, David Pountney
  • Broadcast as an episode of the WNET program Great performances
  • Program notes by Andrew Porter and synopsis in English (10 p. : illustrations) inserted in container; French and German translations, as well as additional program and biographical notes in English with French and German translations included on the DVD (PDF file: 7 pages ; color illustration; requires computer with DVD drive and Adobe Reader or equivalent software)
  • Special features: Backstage at the Met : Renée Fleming interviews Met Technical Director Joe Clark; Backstage at the Met : Mary Joe Heath interviews Alice Coote and Christine Schäfer; Bring the characters to life : the world of John Macfarlane
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • performed music
Content type code
  • tdi
  • prm
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
919096366
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
File format
one file format
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
825646389902
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 50999 2 06308 9 8
  • 2 06308 9
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
(OCoLC)919096366
System details
DVD, NTSC, all regions; aspect ratio 16:9; LPCM stereo, DTS 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Hansel and Gretel, the Metropolitian Opera presents ; [music by Engelbert] Humperdinck ; production by Richard Jones ; directed by Barbara Willis Sweete ; a Metropolitan Opera High-Definition production ; producers, Louisa Briccetti, Victoria Warivonchik ; a Metropolitan Opera production in association with PBS and Thirteen/WNET New York
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • A fairy-tale opera in three acts
  • Libretto by Adelheid Wette; English translation, David Pountney
  • Broadcast as an episode of the WNET program Great performances
  • Program notes by Andrew Porter and synopsis in English (10 p. : illustrations) inserted in container; French and German translations, as well as additional program and biographical notes in English with French and German translations included on the DVD (PDF file: 7 pages ; color illustration; requires computer with DVD drive and Adobe Reader or equivalent software)
  • Special features: Backstage at the Met : Renée Fleming interviews Met Technical Director Joe Clark; Backstage at the Met : Mary Joe Heath interviews Alice Coote and Christine Schäfer; Bring the characters to life : the world of John Macfarlane
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • performed music
Content type code
  • tdi
  • prm
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
919096366
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
File format
one file format
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
825646389902
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 50999 2 06308 9 8
  • 2 06308 9
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
(OCoLC)919096366
System details
DVD, NTSC, all regions; aspect ratio 16:9; LPCM stereo, DTS 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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