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Larson, Susan

Overview
Works: 13 works in 43 publications in 4 languages and 706 library holdings
Genres: Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Drama  Operas  Musical films  Musical settings  Film and video adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Performer, Singer
Classifications: M1500.M69, 782.1
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Most widely held works by Susan Larson
Così fan tutte dramma giocoso in due atti by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A presentation of Mozart's comic opera, with the action transferred to a seaside diner. Follows two bachelors who decide to find out how devoted their sweethearts really are by disguising themselves as dashing visitors from overseas to see if the ladies will remain faithful
Giulio Cesare in Egitto opera in tre atti by George Frideric Handel ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in Italian and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Though sung in the original Italian, Giulio Cesare is relocated in the unspecified future in the Middle East. Cesare is the unquestioned leader of a major world power who visits the Empire's number one global trouble spot. Ptolemy is a 14-year-old "self styled local potentate" and Cleopatra his beautiful and spoiled elder sister
Le nozze di Figaro opera comica in quattro atti by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in Italian and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Though performed in the original Italian, Peter Sellars' production of Le nozze di Figaro relocated Mozart's social comedy to the tinted-glass elegance of New York's Trump Tower, high above the turbulent world of late-twentieth-century America."--Container
Le nozze di Figaro opera comica in quartto atti ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in Italian and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The impending marriage of Figaro to Susanna is threatened by the scheming of Count Almaviva, who desires Susanna for himself, and Marcellina, who wants to marry Figaro herself. All problems are resolved with the help of Countess Almaviva, and the couple are able to marry
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in Italian and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although performed in the original Italian, Peter Sellars' production relocates Mozart's comedy to the tinted-glass elegance of New York's Trump Tower, high above the turbulent world of late twentieth century America
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in Italian and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents Mozart's famous opera in a modern interpretation which takes place in New York City
Giulio Cesare in Egitto opera in tre atti di Nicola Haym ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in Italian and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Nozze di Figaro Don Giovanni ; Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in Italian and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This 6 DVD set contains the three Mozart operas composed to texts by Da Ponte, presented in contemporary stagings by the director Peter Sellars. Sung in the original Italian but relocated to contrasting worlds of late twentieth-century America, Le nozze di Figaro takes place in the ersatz elegance of Fifth Avenue, Don Giovanni in the darker streets of brownstone New York and Così fan tutte in the chrome- & -neon surrounds of a seaside diner."--DVD container
Giulio Cesare in Egitto opera in tre atti di Nicola Haym by George Frideric Handel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in Italian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Giulio Cesare in Egitto opera seria by George Frideric Handel ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tale of love and power set in the Middle East in the unspecified near future and based on Shakespeare's play Julius Caesar. Centers around Cleopatra's manipulation of Caesar and Ptolemy
Così fan tutte ( Visual )
in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two sisters whose fiancés have gone off to war (or so they pretend), a clever maid, a cynical old philosopher, and those same two fiancés in disguise--six characters is all it takes for Mozart and his librettist, Lorenzo Da Ponte, to explore both the fun and the heartbreak that love can lead to in this equally lighthearted and deeply human comedy. James Levine masterfully leads a stellar cast that includes Carol Vaness and Tatiana Troyanos as the sisters, Jerry Hadley and Thomas Hampson as their fiancés, Betsy Norden as Despina, and Richard Van Allen as Don Alfonso
Fanny Mendelssohn Bartholdy rediscovered by Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1984 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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