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Record title

The Gondoliers, or, The king of Barataria [videorecording] / an operetta by Arthur Sullivan ; libretto by W.S. Gilbert.

Call numbers

VB8079

Record identifier

74VvB86e36Al

The Gondoliers, or, The king of Barataria [videorecording] / an operetta by Arthur Sullivan ; libretto by W.S. Gilbert.

https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74VvB86e36Al

The Gondoliers, or, The king of Barataria [videorecording] / an operetta by Arthur Sullivan ; libretto by W.S. Gilbert.

Full title

The Gondoliers, or, The king of Barataria [videorecording] / an operetta by Arthur Sullivan ; libretto by W.S. Gilbert.

Publisher

[Sydney] : ABC Video, [p1991]

Uniform title

Gondoliers.

Date

[p1991]

Call Numbers

VB8079

Record Identifier

74VvB86e36Al

Language

English

Formats

Physical Description

Contents

1 videocassette (VHS) (150 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. + synopsis.

Producer, director, Martin Coombes; musical director, choreographer, Brian MacDonald; original music additions, orchestrations, Berthold Carrière; additional material, Melvyn Morrow; resident musical director, Luise Napier.

Publication information

Publisher

[Sydney] : ABC Video, [p1991]

Performers

Martin Croft (Luiz), Fiona Maconaghie (Casilda), Dennis Olsen (Don Alhambra), Robert Gard (Duke of Plaza-Toro), Graeme Ewer (Duchess of Plaza-Toro), Suzanne Johnston (Tessa), Roger Lem (Giuseppe), Christine Douglas (Gianetta), David Hobson (Marco) ; Australian Opera Chorus ; Elizabethan Philharmonic Orchestra, Dobbs Franks, conductor ; Adrian Keati...

Subjects

Subjects and topics

Operas

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Summary

This operetta by Gilbert and Sullivan is considered one the best Savoy Operas. Gilbert and Sullivan satirise republican principles. The libretto has been modified to contain present-day references.

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

The Gondoliers, or, The king of Barataria [videorecording] / an operetta by Arthur Sullivan ; libretto by W.S. Gilbert.

NOTES

General note

Video arts.

"1266"

A stereo recording.

Opera in two acts.

Produced in association with the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

Some copies distributed by Marcom Projects.

Some copies distributed by Video Selection Australia.

Video Publisher Number

12666 ABC Video.

12666

Date Published

[p1991]

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

VB8079

Record Identifier

74VvB86e36Al

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74VvB86e36Al

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DDC

782.1

MMS ID

991016524869702626

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