La bohème: [opera in four acts]Additional title: BohèmeAdditional title: Great performances (WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.))
NamesPuccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924 (Composer)Nottage, Geoffrey (Producer)Luhrmann, Baz (Director)Martin, Catherine, 1965- (Set designer)Marron, Bill (Set designer)Horn, David (Producer) (Producer)Nottage, Geoffrey (Director)Giacosa, Giuseppe, 1847-1906 (Librettist)Illica, Luigi, 1857-1919 (Librettist)Smith, Julian, 1944- (Conductor)Barker, Cheryl (Performer)Hobson, David, 1961- (Performer)Douglas, Christine (Performer)Lemke, Roger (Performer)Lemke, David (Performer)Rowley, Gary (Performer)Wood, John Bolton (Performer)Ewer, Graeme (Performer)Fernon, John (Performer)Kim, Jin Tea (Performer)Australian Opera. Chorus (Performer)Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra (Performer)Australian Opera (Performer)Australian Broadcasting Corporation (Broadcaster)WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) (Broadcaster)
Margaret Carson audio-visual materials
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1993
Table of Contents1st link: Acts 1 and 2 (55 min.) -- 2nd link: Acts 3 and 4 (60 min.)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LVH 2702
TopicsOperasMurger, Henri, 1822-1861. Scènes de la vie de BohèmePuccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Bohème
GenresTelevision programsFilmed performancesFilmed operas
NotesStatement of responsibility: music by Giacomo Puccini ; based on "Scènes de la vie de Bohème" by Henry Murger ; libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica.Content: Title from the opening sceen.Citation/reference: "Recorded especially for Maggie Carson"-- On screen.Creation/production credits: A production of the Australian Opera ; in association with the Australian Broadcasting Corporation ; produced and directed by Geoffrey Nottage ; Baz Luhrmann, production director ; Catherine Martin and Bill Marron, designers ; David Horn, producer for WNET.Performers: Cheryl Barker (Mimi) ; David Hobson (Rodolfo) ; Christine Douglas (Musetta) ; Roger Lemke (Marcello) ; David Lemke (Schaunard) ; Gary Rowley (Colline) ; John Bolton-Wood (Alcindoro) ; Graeme Ewer (Benoit) ; John Fernon (Sergeant) ; Jin Tea Kim (Parpignol) ; Australian Opera Chorus ; Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra ; Julian Smith, conductor.Venue: Broadcast on Channel 13 WNET TV, PBS in New York 1993; Recorded live at the Sydney Opera House Sydney, Australia 1993.Acquisition: Gift; Margaret Carson, 1992.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (115 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionSet in the post-war deprivations of 1950s Paris, this production features a youthful cast in a convincing situation.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 906726198NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20594063Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 299731b0-4a9a-0133-0718-60f81dd2b63c
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