Dido and Aeneas: A Choreographic Opera
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Dido and Aeneas: A Choreographic Opera

     
 
This release constitutes a theatrical production of English Baroque composer Henry Purcell's 1689 chamber opera Dido and Aeneas. With it, choreographer Sasha Waltz introduces a new and original form of musical theater christened "choreographic opera", that draws from the talents and contributions of dancers, vocalists, set designers, costume designers and

Overview

This release constitutes a theatrical production of English Baroque composer Henry Purcell's 1689 chamber opera Dido and Aeneas. With it, choreographer Sasha Waltz introduces a new and original form of musical theater christened "choreographic opera", that draws from the talents and contributions of dancers, vocalists, set designers, costume designers and musicians to create a organic, fluid and aesthetically-integrated whole onstage. The talent on hand includes costume designer Christine Birkle, lighting expert Thilo Reuther and stage designers Sasha Waltz and Thomas Schenk.

Product Details

Release Date:
07/29/2008
UPC:
0807280131192
Original Release:
2008
Source:
Arthaus Musik
Region Code:
0
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Time:
1:38:00
Sales rank:
53,548

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