The Resource Falstaff, music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Arrigo Boito ; [television producer, Sue Judd] ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton ; directed for the stage by Graham Vick ; live from the Royal Opera House Covent Garden ; [a BBC classical music production in association with Opus Arte Media Productions], (videorecording)

Falstaff, music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Arrigo Boito ; [television producer, Sue Judd] ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton ; directed for the stage by Graham Vick ; live from the Royal Opera House Covent Garden ; [a BBC classical music production in association with Opus Arte Media Productions], (videorecording)

Label
Falstaff
Title
Falstaff
Statement of responsibility
music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Arrigo Boito ; [television producer, Sue Judd] ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton ; directed for the stage by Graham Vick ; live from the Royal Opera House Covent Garden ; [a BBC classical music production in association with Opus Arte Media Productions]
Contributor
Conductor
Director
Librettist
Performer
Producer
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
  • ita
Summary
The comic misadventures of Shakespeare's Sir John Falstaff
Cataloging source
ZCU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera supervisor, Bruce Miller ; videotape editor, Paul Farmer
Date time place
A performance from the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, originally televised live by the BBC in December 1999
Dewey number
782.1
Language note
Sung in Italian; with optional English subtitles; credits in English
LC call number
M1500.V47
LC item number
F3 2001
PerformerNote
Bryn Terfel (Sir John Falstaff) ; Roberto Frontali (Ford) ; Kenneth Tarver (Fenton) ; Robin Leggate (Dr. Caius) ; Peter Hoare (Bardolph) ; Gwynne Howell (Pistol) ; Barbara Frittoli (Alice Ford), Desirée Rancatore (Nannetta), Bernadette Manca di Nissa (Mistress Quickly) ; Royal Opera Chorus and Orchestra ; Bernard Haitink, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1842-1918
  • 1931-
  • 1953-
  • 1929-
  • 1965-
  • 1564-1616
  • 1564-1616
  • 1813-1901
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Boito, Arrigo
  • Judd, Sue
  • Burton, Humphrey
  • Vick, Graham
  • Haitink, Bernard
  • Terfel, Bryn
  • Frontali, Roberto
  • Tarver, Kenneth
  • Leggate, Robin
  • Hoare, Peter
  • Howell, Gwynne
  • Frittoli, Barbara
  • Rancatore, Desirée
  • Manca di Nissa, Bernadette
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Royal Opera House (London, England)
  • Royal Opera House (London, England)
  • Royal Opera House (London, England)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Opus Arte (Firm)
Runtime
136
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Falstaff, John, Sir (Fictitious character)
  • Operas
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Falstaff, John, Sir (Fictitious character)
  • Operas
Technique
live action
Label
Falstaff, music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Arrigo Boito ; [television producer, Sue Judd] ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton ; directed for the stage by Graham Vick ; live from the Royal Opera House Covent Garden ; [a BBC classical music production in association with Opus Arte Media Productions], (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from Shakespeare's Merry wives of Windsor and Henry IV
  • Originally produced in 1999
  • Program notes in English, French, and German (22 p. : ill ; 18 cm.) inserted in container
  • Special features: James Naughtie synopsis ; interviews with Bryn Terfel, Bernard Haitink and Graham Vick ; Covent Garden Tales: The Backstage Crew
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Also included: plot summary broadcast by the BBC, interviews with Bryn Terfel, Bernard Haitink & Graham Vick, and a news feature about the extensive renovations to the stage machinery of the Royal Opera House which was originally broadcast by the BBC prior to the house's reopening in Dec. 1999
Control code
ocm48760190
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (136 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
809478000037
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
OA 0823 D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)48760190
System details
DVD-9; NTSC, all regions; anamorphic widescreen (16:9 enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital Surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Falstaff, music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto by Arrigo Boito ; [television producer, Sue Judd] ; directed for television by Humphrey Burton ; directed for the stage by Graham Vick ; live from the Royal Opera House Covent Garden ; [a BBC classical music production in association with Opus Arte Media Productions], (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from Shakespeare's Merry wives of Windsor and Henry IV
  • Originally produced in 1999
  • Program notes in English, French, and German (22 p. : ill ; 18 cm.) inserted in container
  • Special features: James Naughtie synopsis ; interviews with Bryn Terfel, Bernard Haitink and Graham Vick ; Covent Garden Tales: The Backstage Crew
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Also included: plot summary broadcast by the BBC, interviews with Bryn Terfel, Bernard Haitink & Graham Vick, and a news feature about the extensive renovations to the stage machinery of the Royal Opera House which was originally broadcast by the BBC prior to the house's reopening in Dec. 1999
Control code
ocm48760190
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (136 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
809478000037
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
OA 0823 D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)48760190
System details
DVD-9; NTSC, all regions; anamorphic widescreen (16:9 enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital Surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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