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Opus Arte (Firm)

Overview
Works: 475 works in 1,237 publications in 5 languages and 39,693 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Nonfiction films  Music videos  Nonfiction television programs  Operas  Opera films 
Roles: Production personnel, Producer, prn, Editor
Classifications: PR2803, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Opus Arte (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by Opus Arte (Firm)
Don Giovanni : dramma giocoso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

20 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in Italian and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Don Giovanni's infatuated conquests, vengeful victims and their outraged relatives join forces for retribution from the serial womanizer and murderer"--Container
L'Orfeo : favola in musica by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in Italian and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

7Based on the legend of Orpheus and Euridice: their marriage, Euridice's death, Orfeo's decend to Hades, his promise with Pluto in order to bring her back to Earth, his ultimate disappointment of losing Euridice again caused by broken promise.655
Così fan tutte : from the Opernhaus Zürich, Switzerland by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in Italian and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Daniela Dessì and Delores Ziegler lead the cast in Mozart's brilliant and witty opera as the two women whose faithfulness in the face of romantic love is ruthlessly tested in Da Ponte's comic tale. Mozart lavishes some of the finest music ever written on the unfolding story of the two sisters' chaotic and fickle love affairs with their two Italian army officers."--Container
Giulio Cesare : opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of love and power set in the Middle East. Centers around Cleopatra's manipulation of Caesar and Ptolemy
Das Rheingold by Richard Wagner( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in German and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed at Barcelona's Gran Teatre del Liceu in 2004, Harry Kupfer's stunning production, first staged in Berlin and recorded in surround sound, numbers among the greatest productions of modern times
Tristan et Isolde : drame lyrique en 3 actes by Richard Wagner( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in German and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Glyndebourne's celebrated production of Nikolaus Lehnhoff's Tristan und Isolde is a supremely intelligent achievement; gravely beautiful, haunting and meditative, it is deeply reflective rather than visceral, fortified by Roland Aeschlimann's stunningly effective set, a womb-like space through which the protagonists move like gods."--Original container
Jewels by Pierre Cavassilas( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Balanchine's world-famous abstract ballet. Lyric tribute to women and the capital cities of the great dance schools
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Italian and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an attic apartment in the Latin Quarter of Paris, a group of young artists are living together in poverty. Their neighbour, the little seamstress Mimi, introduces herself, seeking a light for her candle, when Rodolfo is left alone. They fall in love. At the Café Momus Rodolfo presents Mimi to his friends, while the singer Musetta abandons her elderly rich lover Alcindoro in order to join Marcello. Alcindoro is left to settle the bill for all of them. Time has passed. Mimi has lived with Rodolfo, but they quarrel, because of his apparent jealousy. He has planned to leave her, as we learn in a scene set on a cold winter morning by the city gates. Musetta, a contrast in character to the gentle Mimi, later returns to the attic apartment of the four young men, bringing with her the dying Mimi, whom they now try to comfort, but in vain, as she dies before their eyes of the consumption that has racked her
Doctor Atomic : opera in two acts by John Adams( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Adams's mesmerizing score, in the powerful production of Penny Woolcock, tells the story of one of the pivotal moments in human history: the creation of the atomic bomb. Baritone Gerald Finley gives a powerful star turn in the title role as the brilliant J. Robert Oppenheimer. Alan Gilbert conducts the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus in his Met debut
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosalind, in love with the naive Orlando, disguises herself as the male Ganymede to counsel him about courting Rosalind. This staging was performed at Shakespeare's Globe in London, a reconstruction of the open-air theater designed in 1599
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verdi's adaptation of William Shakespeare's play in which the evil Iago plants the seeds of doubt in Othello's mind about his wife Desdemona's fidelity
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in French and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 19th century Seville, the lusty, tempestuous Carmen seduces a naive Army corporal, Don Jose. Jose abandons his career, his fiancee and even his dying mother for the love of this sultry gypsy. Carmen, however, soon spurns Jose for the love a toreador, Escamillo. Crazed with jealousy, Jose begs Carmen to return to him, but her taunting declaration of independence results in tragedy
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in Italian and English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

José Cura and Dmitri Hvorostovsky lead the star cast of Verdi?s blazingly passionate opera, in Elijah Moshinsky?s Royal Opera House production co-produced with Teatro Real Madrid, with sets by the noted Italian film designer Dante Ferretti
The firebird ; & Les noces by Igor Stravinsky( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La noces: presents the ritual of a Russian folk wedding in dance form
Die Walküre by Richard Wagner( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in German and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed at Barcelona's Gran Teatre del Liceau in 2003, Harry Kupfer's acclaimed production, first staged in Berlin, numbers among the greates productions of modern times
Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk : opera in four acts by Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in Russian and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Updated to the end of the Communist era in the 1970s or 1980s, tells the story of a bored housewife living in brutal conditions who resorts to murder to marry the man she wants
The nutcracker by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clara's Christmas Eve dreams come to life as snowflakes, sugarplum fairies, and her treasured toy nutcracker dance with her and her family
Lohengrin by Richard Wagner( Visual )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in German and English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With powerful conviction, Nikolaus Lehnhoff interprets this dramatic struggle of masculine and feminine, revenge and compassion
Trouble in Tahiti by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire on American suburban married life, set in the 1950s. Dinah and Sam face a serious marital breakdown. The latest movie release, Trouble in Tahiti, seems to be their only escape
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in Italian and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spectacular opening production of London's newly restored Royal Opera House, first broadcast live on BBC television in December 1999, brings a riot of color to Verdi's great Shakespearean masterpiece
 
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Alternative Names
Royal Opera House (London, England). Opus Arte

Languages
Italian (99)

English (44)

German (34)

French (7)

Russian (5)