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The Resource Otello, by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Arrigo Boito (after the play by William Shakespeare) ; directed for the stage by Elijah Moshinsky ; directed for television by Brian Large ; a co-production between The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [and] BBC-TV [and] Covent Garden Pioneer, (videorecording)

Otello, by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Arrigo Boito (after the play by William Shakespeare) ; directed for the stage by Elijah Moshinsky ; directed for television by Brian Large ; a co-production between The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [and] BBC-TV [and] Covent Garden Pioneer, (videorecording)

Label
Otello
Title
Otello
Statement of responsibility
by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Arrigo Boito (after the play by William Shakespeare) ; directed for the stage by Elijah Moshinsky ; directed for television by Brian Large ; a co-production between The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [and] BBC-TV [and] Covent Garden Pioneer
Title variation
Giuseppe Verdi's Otello
Contributor
Collaborator
Conductor
Director
Librettist
Publisher
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
Summary
In order to revenge himself against Othello, Iago uses deceit to awaken in Othello a suspicion that his wife, Desdemona, has been unfaithful to him. After Othello kills Desdemona he learns of Iago's treachery, and plunges a dagger into his own heart
Cataloging source
TXI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producers (for BBC), Stephany Marks, Peter Maniura ; producer (for Covent Garden Pioneer), Jane Pleydell-Bouverie ; camera supervisor, Nick Jordan ; choreography, Eleanor Fazan ; editor, Tom Jones
Language note
Sung in Italian with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Plácido Domingo (Otello) ; Kiri Te Kanawa (Desdemona) ; Sergei Leiferkus (Iago) ; Roderick Earle (Montano) ; Robin Leggate (Cassio) ; Ramon Remedios (Roderigo) ; Claire Powell (Emilia) ; Christopher Lackner (a herald) ; Mark Beesley (Lodovico) ; Orchestra of the Royal Opera House ; Royal Opera Chorus ; Sir Georg Solti, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1842-1918
  • 1941-
  • 1946-
  • 1954-
  • 1961-
  • 1912-1997
  • 1564-1616
  • 1813-1901
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Boito, Arrigo
  • Moshinsky, Elijah
  • Large, Brian
  • Domingo, Plácido
  • Te Kanawa, Kiri
  • Leĭferkus, Sergeĭ
  • Earle, Roderick
  • Leggate, Robin
  • Remedios, Ramon
  • Powell, Claire
  • Lackner, Christopher
  • Beesley, Mark
  • Solti, Georg
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Royal Opera House (London, England)
  • Covent Garden Pioneer
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Kultur International Films
Runtime
146
Technique
live action
Label
Otello, by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Arrigo Boito (after the play by William Shakespeare) ; directed for the stage by Elijah Moshinsky ; directed for television by Brian Large ; a co-production between The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [and] BBC-TV [and] Covent Garden Pioneer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Music drama in four acts
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
47268737
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (146 min.)
Isbn
9780769714929
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031149298
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D1492
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Otello, by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Arrigo Boito (after the play by William Shakespeare) ; directed for the stage by Elijah Moshinsky ; directed for television by Brian Large ; a co-production between The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [and] BBC-TV [and] Covent Garden Pioneer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Music drama in four acts
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
47268737
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (146 min.)
Isbn
9780769714929
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031149298
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D1492
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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