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The Resource Madama Butterfly : opera in three acts, by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Luigi Illica & Giuseppe Giacosa, after John Luther Long's story and David Belasco's play ; from the Sydney Opera House, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and Opera Australia presents, (videorecording)

Madama Butterfly : opera in three acts, by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Luigi Illica & Giuseppe Giacosa, after John Luther Long's story and David Belasco's play ; from the Sydney Opera House, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and Opera Australia presents, (videorecording)

Label
Madama Butterfly : opera in three acts
Title
Madama Butterfly
Title remainder
opera in three acts
Statement of responsibility
by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Luigi Illica & Giuseppe Giacosa, after John Luther Long's story and David Belasco's play ; from the Sydney Opera House, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and Opera Australia presents
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Librettist
Performer
Subject
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
Summary
"An American lieutenant marries a beautiful young geisha, to the dismay of her family. Shortly after the wedding the lieutenant departs for America, and his wife bears him a child, alone. Three years later she excitedly awaits his return, only to find to her shock and despair, that he is returning with an American wife."--Container
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director, Moffatt Oxenbould; designers, Russell Cohen, Peter England; lighting designer, Robert Bryan; producer, Cameron Kirkpatrick
Date time place
Recorded Aug. 6, 1997 at the Sydney Opera House
Dewey number
782.1
Intended audience
Not rated by the MPAA
Language note
In Italian, with English subtitles
LC call number
M1500.P83
LC item number
M33 2008
PerformerNote
Cheryl Barker (Madama butterfly) ; Jay Hunter Morris (B.F. Pinkerton) ; Graeme MacFarlane (Goro) ; Douglas McNicol (Sharpless) ; Ingrid Silveus (Suzuki) ; supporting soloists ; The Opera Australia Chorus ; The Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra ; Patrick Summers, conductor
Runtime
130
Technique
live action
Label
Madama Butterfly : opera in three acts, by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Luigi Illica & Giuseppe Giacosa, after John Luther Long's story and David Belasco's play ; from the Sydney Opera House, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and Opera Australia presents, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn226435596
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9780769787152
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031434790
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D4347
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)226435596
  • a1461518
System details
DVD ; soundtrack Dolby stereo; aspect ratio 4:3
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Madama Butterfly : opera in three acts, by Giacomo Puccini ; libretto by Luigi Illica & Giuseppe Giacosa, after John Luther Long's story and David Belasco's play ; from the Sydney Opera House, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and Opera Australia presents, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Title from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn226435596
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9780769787152
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031434790
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D4347
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)226435596
  • a1461518
System details
DVD ; soundtrack Dolby stereo; aspect ratio 4:3
Video recording format
DVD

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