The Resource The perfect American : an opera, by Philip Glass ; libretto by Rudy Wurlitzer ; stage director, Phelim McDermott ; TV director, Jańos Darvas

The perfect American : an opera, by Philip Glass ; libretto by Rudy Wurlitzer ; stage director, Phelim McDermott ; TV director, Jańos Darvas

Label
The perfect American : an opera
Title
The perfect American
Title remainder
an opera
Statement of responsibility
by Philip Glass ; libretto by Rudy Wurlitzer ; stage director, Phelim McDermott ; TV director, Jańos Darvas
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • spa
  • jap
  • kor
  • eng
Related
Cataloging source
TDF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Sets and costumes, Dan Potra ; lighting design, Jon Clark ; choreography, Ben Wright
Date time place
Recorded at the Teatro Real, Madrid, January 2013
Language note
Sung in English; subtitles in English, French, German, Spanish, Japanese, Korean
PerformerNote
Christopher Purves (Walt Disney) ; David Pittsinger (Roy Disney) ; Donald Kaasch (Dantine) ; Janis Kelly (Hazel George) ; Marie McLaughlin (Lillian Disney) ; Sarah Tynan (Sharon) ; Nazan Fikret (Diane) ; Rosie Lomas (Lucy/Josh) ; Zachary James (Abraham Lincoln/A funerary worker) ; John Easterlin (Andy Warhol) ; Juan Noval-Moro (Chuck/A doctor) ; Beatriz de Gaĺvez (A secretary) ; Noelia Bunũel (Nurse) ; Coro y Orquesta del Teatro Real (Coro Intermezzo, Orquesta Sinfońica de Madrid) ; chorus master, Andreś Maśpero ; the Improbable Skills Ensemble ; Dennis Russell Davies, conductor/musical director
Runtime
120
Technique
live action
Label
The perfect American : an opera, by Philip Glass ; libretto by Rudy Wurlitzer ; stage director, Phelim McDermott ; TV director, Jańos Darvas
Publication
Note
  • World premiere co-production of the Teatro Real, Madrid and English National Opera, London
  • Program notes and synopsis in English, French and German (23 p. : ports.) inserted in container
  • Extra feature: cast gallery
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • mel
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000053713380
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (approximately 120 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
OA 1117 D
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33572380
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)862151449
  • sr33572380
System details
DVD-9; audio formats: LPCM 2.0, dts digital surround; picture format: 16.9 anamorphic; NTSC; double layer disc; all regions
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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      -37.846510 145.115099
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