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Opus Arte (Firm)

Overview
Works: 396 works in 1,105 publications in 4 languages and 35,875 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Filmed operas  Film adaptations  Televised operas  Television adaptations  Nonfiction films  Music videos  History  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Production personnel, Producer, Distributor, 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)
Der Ring des Nibelungen by Richard Wagner( Visual )

45 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in German and held by 1,469 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
Don Giovanni dramma giocoso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in Italian and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outstanding RAI television archive recording of the opera performance of Da Ponte's tale of lust and subversion from the Teatro alla Scala
Così fan tutte from the Opernhaus Zürich, Switzerland by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in Italian and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance of Mozart's comic opera in which two handsome young officers who are engaged to a pair of sisters accept a wager to test their fianceés' faithfulness
Giulio Cesare opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"David McVicar's production of Giulio Cesare manages to combine serious insight with entertainment, bringing Handel's masterpiece to life in a powerful, convincing and highly intelligent way. In every line of the complex narrative the subtle nuances are apparent, reflecting perfectly the transparent and exquisite nature of Handel's musical expression"--Container
L'Orfeo favola in musica by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in Italian and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based 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 loosing Euridice again caused by broken promise
Doctor Atomic opera in two acts by John Adams( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J. Robert Oppenheimer began an experiment that formed a threat to the whole of humanity, and whose scientific results still do today. The question of the moral implications of the atomic bomb is raised in Adams opera
Jewels by Pierre Cavassilas( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Balanchine's world-famous abstract ballet is a lyric tribute to women and the capital cities of the great dance schools. Accompanying by a documentary discussing Balanchine, his style of classical dancing, and his ballet Jewels
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in Italian and held by 410 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
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 397 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
Les indes galantes opéra-ballet en un prologue et quatre actes [= opéra-ballet in a prologue and four entrées] (1735) by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in French and English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[E]xuberant production of Jean-Philippe Rameau's second opera ... presents four exotic love stories ... In Le Turc généreux, Osman sets free his captive, Emilie, whom he loves, so that she may be reunited with her former lover, Valère; Les Incas du Pérou is all about the rivalry of the Inca Huascar and the Spaniard Don Carlos, both in pursuit of Princess Phani; Les Fleurs, fête persane offers a Persian love intrigue, as the Sultana Fatime tries to detect whether her husband Tacmas has his eye on the lovely Atalide; and Les Sauvages takes us to North America, where a Spaniard and a Frenchman compete for the love of Zima, daughter of a native chief, who prefers one of her own people."--Container
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in French and held by 360 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 )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 355 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
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in Italian and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of love and intrigue set in Cyprus at the end of the 15th century
Walküre Valkyrie by Richard Wagner( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in German and held by 327 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
The nutcracker by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 312 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
I vespri siciliani dramma in cinque atti by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in Italian and French and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With occupied Sicily seething under French oppression, a nationalistic Sicilian patriot returns from exile to lead a rebellion. As the unarmed French guests gather for a betrothal party, the wedding bells sound the knell for the tragic couple and signal the beginning of a bloodbath
Trouble in Tahiti by Leonard Bernstein( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 299 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
Saint François d'Assise opera in three acts and eight tableaux by Olivier Messiaen( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiaen's breathtakingly intense opera on the life of Saint Francis of Assisi
Zoroastre opéra by Jean-Philippe Rameau( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in French and English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spectacle musical sur scène enregistré en direct au Drottningholms Slottsteather, Suède, les 19, 21 et 23 juillet 2006
 
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Italian (84)

German (56)

English (34)

French (27)