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The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

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The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

[England] : EMI Records Ltd., 1993.

1 videodisc (ca. 184 min.) : sd., col. ; DVD

This video is the adaptation of the Glyndebourne Festival Opera stage production of the Gershwins' classic musical drama Porgy and Bess, which portrays the lives of the occupants of Catfish Row.

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Title:

The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess [videorecording] / by George Gershwin, DuBose and Dorothy Heyward, and Ira Gershwin ; the Primetime/BBC and Homevale/Greg Smith production in association with American Playhouse, Thirteen/WNET, and EMI Classics, with ZDF/ARTE/FR3/RTP ; directed by Trevor Nunn ; a Picture Music International release.

VaryingTitle:

Porgy and Bess.

Publisher:

[England] : EMI Records Ltd., 1993.

Physical:

1 videodisc (ca. 184 min.) : sd., col. ; DVD

Series:

EMI classics.

Notes:

Opera in three acts, sung in English.

Notes:

Opera based on the play: Porgy / DuBose Heyward and Dorothy K. Heyward.

Notes:

Videorecording based on the original Glyndebourne Festival Opera stage production directed by Trevor Nunn.

ParticipantNote:

Willard White, Cynthia Haymon, Gregg Baker, Cynthia Clarey, Marietta Simpson, Damon Evans, Paula Ingram, Gordon Hawkins ; The London Philharmonic ; Simon Rattle, conductor ; the Glyndebourne Chorus ; Chorus master, Craig Rutenberg.

Summary:

This video is the adaptation of the Glyndebourne Festival Opera stage production of the Gershwins' classic musical drama Porgy and Bess, which portrays the lives of the occupants of Catfish Row.

Subject:

Operas.

Subject:

Feature films.

AE:PersName:

Nunn, Trevor.

AE:PersName:

Smith, Greg.

AE:PersName:

White, Willard.

AE:PersName:

Haymon, Cynthia.

AE:PersName:

Baker, Gregg.

AE:PersName:

Clarey, Cynthia.

AE:PersName:

Simpson, Marietta.

AE:PersName:

Evans, Damon.

AE:PersName:

Ingram, Paula. prf.

AE:PersName:

Hawkins, Gordon. prf.

AE:PersName:

Rattle, Simon, 1955-

AE:PersName:

Rutenberg, Craig.

AE:PersName:

Heyward, DuBose, 1885-1940. Porgy.

AE:PersName:

Heyward, Dorothy, 1890-1961. Porgy.

AE:PersName:

Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Porgy and Bess.

AE:PersName:

Gershwin, Ira, 1896- Porgy and Bess.

AE:CorpName:

London Philharmonic Orchestra.

AE:CorpName:

Glyndebourne Festival Chorus.

AE:CorpName:

British Broadcasting Corporation.

AE:CorpName:

Primetime (Firm)

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