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Sophie's choice

Author: Nicholas MawDale DuesingGordon GietzAngelika KirchschlagerRodney GilfryAll authors
Publisher: [Waldon, Heathfield, East Sussex, U.K.] : Opus Arte, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   DVD video   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 2002, Nicholas Maw's opera Sophie's Choice, based on the novel by William Styron, was given its premiere at the Royal Opera House.
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Genre/Form: Filmed operas
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Maw; Dale Duesing; Gordon Gietz; Angelika Kirchschlager; Rodney Gilfry; Simon Rattle; Trevor Nunn; Rob Howell; Mark Henderson; David Bolger; Francesca Kemp; Ben Weston; William Styron; British Broadcasting Corporation.; Royal Opera House (London, England); Opus Arte (Firm)
OCLC Number: 588059503
Language Note: Sung in English, with English, French, German, Spanish, and Italian subtitles.
Notes: Opera in 4 acts, based on the novel by William Styron.
Program notes in English, German and French in container.
Credits: Director, Trevor Nunn; designs, Rob Howell; lighting, Mark Henderson; director of movement, David Bolger; directed for TV by Francesca Kemp, Ben Weston.
Performer(s): Dale Duesing (Narrator) ; Gordon Gietz (Stingo) ; Angelika Kirchschlager (Sophie) ; Rod Gilfry (Nathan) ; Royal Opera Chorus ; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House ; Simon Rattle, conductor.
Event notes: Recorded Dec. 21, 2002, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, London.
Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 223 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (25 pages : color illustrations ; 18 cm)
Details: DVD-9; all regions; aspect ratio 16:9; DTS digital surround, PCM 2.0.
Responsibility: music and libretto by Nicholas Maw ; a BBC production in association with the Royal Opera House.

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In 2002, Nicholas Maw's opera Sophie's Choice, based on the novel by William Styron, was given its premiere at the Royal Opera House.

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