Trovatore (Royal Opera House)

Trovatore (Royal Opera House)

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Director: Brian Large

Cast: Brian Large, Jose Cura, Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Yvonne Naef

     
 

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This BBC production of Giuseppe Verdi's celebrated opera gets a well-appointed presentation on DVD. Il Trovatore has been given a letterboxed transfer to disc in the widescreen aspect ratio of 1.78:1, which has also been enhanced for anamorphic playback on 16 x 9 monitors. The audio has been mastered in two formats, Dolby Digital Stereo, and Dolby Digital Surround.… See more details below

Overview

This BBC production of Giuseppe Verdi's celebrated opera gets a well-appointed presentation on DVD. Il Trovatore has been given a letterboxed transfer to disc in the widescreen aspect ratio of 1.78:1, which has also been enhanced for anamorphic playback on 16 x 9 monitors. The audio has been mastered in two formats, Dolby Digital Stereo, and Dolby Digital Surround. The opera is performed in its original Italian with optional English subtitles. Bonus materials include profiles of the cast and their roles, a look at the role of the designer in this production, an examination of the show's fight scenes, and an illustrated booklet with a synopsis and other information in three languages.

Product Details

Release Date:
11/19/2002
UPC:
0809478000396
Original Release:
2002
Rating:
NR
Source:
Bbc / Opus Arte
Region Code:
0
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo, Dolby Digital Surround]
Time:
2:52:00

Special Features

Meet the cast and their characters; Designing Il Trovatore - Behind the scenes with the director and the costume and set designers; Illustrated synopsis; Illustrated booklet in English, French, and German with biographies and background information; All about Schläger - Preparations for the fight scenes

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