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|Named Person:||Samson, (Biblical judge); Delilah, (Biblical figure); Delilah, (Biblical figure); Samson, (Biblical judge)|
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Ferdinand Lemaire; Elijah Moshinsky; John Vernon; Shirley Verrett; Jon Vickers; Jonathan Summers; John Tomlinson; Maldwyn Davies; Matthew Best; John Dobson; Gwynne Howell; Colin Davis; Sidney Nolan; Camille Saint-Saëns; NVC Arts (Firm); British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Royal Opera House (London, England); Kultur International Films.
|Language Note:||Sung in French, with English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, and Japanese subtitles.|
|Credits:||Directed for video by John Vernon ; designer, Sidney Nolan ; cameraman, Alastair Mitchell.|
|Performer(s):||Shirley Verrett (Dalila) ; Jon Vickers (Samson) ; Jonathan Summers (High priest of Dagon) ; John Tomlinson (Abimelech) ; Maldwyn Davies (First Philistine) ; Matthew Best (Second Philistine) ; John Dobson (Messenger) ; Gwynne Howell (Ancient Hebrew) ; the Royal Opera Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House ; Colin Davis, conductor.|
|Event notes:||Recorded in performance at Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Oct. 6, 1981.|
|Description:||1 videodisc (134 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Details:||DVD; soundtrack in Dolby Digital 2.0; full screen; aspect ratio 4:3; NTSC; region 1.|
|Responsibility:||music by Camille Saint-Saëns ; libretto by Ferdinand Lemaire ; producer, Elijah Moshinsky ; produced by BBC TV in association with NVC Arts.|