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Julius Caesar

Author: Nicola Francesco HaymBrian TrowellJohn CopleyJohn Michael PhillipsJanet BakerAll authors
Publisher: Chatsworth, CA : Image Entertainment, [2001], ©1984.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A studio performance of one of Handel's best known operas by the English National Opera. The Opera, a tale of love and power based on Shakespeare's play, was first performed in 1724 at the Haymarket Theatre in London using castrati singers in the heroes roles. This lavish production follows modern practice in using women in these parts, and in particular, Dame Janet Baker creates the virtuoso role of Julius Caesar.
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Genre/Form: Filmed operas
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Named Person: Julius Caesar; Julius Caesar
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Nicola Francesco Haym; Brian Trowell; John Copley; John Michael Phillips; Janet Baker; Valerie Masterson; Sarah Walker; Della Jones; James Bowman; John Tomlinson; Charles Mackerras; G F Bussani; George Frideric Handel; English National Opera.; RM Arts (Firm); Channel Four (Great Britain); Image Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 47925396
Language Note: Sung in English with English subtitles.
Notes: Opera in three acts.
Libretto adapted from Giacomo Francesco Bussani's libretto for Antonio Sartorio's opera Giulio Cesare in Egitto.
"The edition by Noel Davies & Sir Charles MacKerras, English translation by Brian Trowell."
Credits: Setting designer, John Pascoe ; senior cameraman, Michael Lingard ; videotape editor, Sam Upton.
Cast: Janet Baker (Julius Caesar) ; Valerie Masterson (Cleopatra) ; Sara Walker (Cornelia) ; Della Jones (Sextus) ; James Bowman (Ptolemy) ; John Tomlinson (Achillas) ; English National Opera Orchestra and Chorus ; Charles Mackerras, conductor.
Event notes: Recorded at Limehouse Studios in London's Docklands.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (180 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo and 5.1 surround.
Responsibility: by George Frederic Handel ; libretto, Nicola Haym ; [produced by] The English National Opera ; produced by John Copely ; directed for television by John Michael Phillips ; produced by RM Arts in association with Channel Four.

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A studio performance of one of Handel's best known operas by the English National Opera. The Opera, a tale of love and power based on Shakespeare's play, was first performed in 1724 at the Haymarket Theatre in London using castrati singers in the heroes roles. This lavish production follows modern practice in using women in these parts, and in particular, Dame Janet Baker creates the virtuoso role of Julius Caesar.

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