Manon (The Royal Ballet)

Manon (The Royal Ballet)

Cast: Anthony Dowell, Jennifer Penny, Derek Rencher, The Royal Ballet

     
 
This 1982 Royall Ballet production of Manon, the tale of an 18th-century French woman who abandoned her true love for a wealthier suiter, features Jennifer Penney, Anthony Dowell, and David Wall. Directed under Kenneth Macmillan, this ballet narrative follows Manon (Penney) as her greedy decision and consequent regret of it leads her increasingly further into

Overview

This 1982 Royall Ballet production of Manon, the tale of an 18th-century French woman who abandoned her true love for a wealthier suiter, features Jennifer Penney, Anthony Dowell, and David Wall. Directed under Kenneth Macmillan, this ballet narrative follows Manon (Penney) as her greedy decision and consequent regret of it leads her increasingly further into an abusive, desparate, and ultimately tragic existence.

Product Details

Release Date:
02/10/2004
UPC:
0032031209695
Original Release:
1982
Rating:
NR
Source:
Kultur Video
Region Code:
1
Sound:
[stereo]
Time:
1:52:00

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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Act I: Introduction [2:43]
2. Act I: The Demi-Monde From Paris [3:09]
3. Act I: Monsieur G.M.'s Watch [3:35]
4. Act I: Arrival of Manon [7:51]
5. Act I: Manon Meets Des Grieux [3:51]
6. Act I: Manon and Des Grieux Fall in Love [3:30]
7. Act I: The Lovers Elope [1:35]
8. Act I: Manon and Des Grieux Declare Their Love [6:39]
9. Act I: Manon Yields to G.M.'s Advances [5:54]
10. Act I: Des Grieux Is Deserted by Manon [1:39]
11. Act II: The Party [5:51]
12. Act II: Lescaut and Des Grieux Arrive [1:27]
13. Act II: Lescaut and His Mistress [3:49]
14. Act II: Manon Arrives With G.M. [2:16]
15. Act II: Lescaut's Mistress [1:52]
16. Act II: Three Gentlemen [1:43]
17. Act II: Manon [2:53]
18. Act II: Manon and Her Admirers [4:14]
19. Act II: The Party Continues [3:31]
20. Act II: Des Grieux Tempts Manon to Return [3:58]
21. Act II: Des Grieux Cheats at Cards [4:10]
22. Act II: Introduction [1:01]
23. Act II: Manon and Des Grieux Reaffirm Their Love [3:07]
24. Act II: G.M. Kills Lescaut [4:14]
25. Act III: Arrival of the Convict Ship [6:50]
26. Act III: Manon Attracts the Jailer's Attention [3:44]
27. Act III: The Jailer Tempts Manon With Jewels [3:32]
28. Act III: Des Grieux Stabs the Jeweler [1:38]
29. Act III: Manon Dies in Des Grieux's Arms [7:58]
30. Act III: Bows and Credits [3:45]

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