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Hamlet

Synopsis
Operatic retelling of HAMLET by composer Brett Dean and librettist Matthew Jocelyn, which had its world premiere at Glyndebourne Festival 2017. Music played by the London Philharmonic Orchestra with the Glyndebourne Chorus. Stage production directed by Neil Armfield. DVD / Blu-ray extras include two featurettes: CREATING A WORLD PREMIERE; and A THEATRE OF SOUND. With optional subtitles in English, French, German and Korean.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain; United Kingdom
Medium
Video
Year of release
2018
Year of production
2017
Subjects
Drama; Music
Keywords
opera; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Credits

Director
Francois Roussillon
Music
Brett Dean; Matthew Jocelyn
Conductor
Victor Jurowski
Cast
Allan Clayton 
Barbara Hannigan 
Kim Begley 
Rodney Gilfrey 
Sarah Connolly 

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Price
£25
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
185
Year
2018

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Name

NHK

Distributor (DVD)

Name

Opus Arte

Email
opusarte@roh.org.uk
Web
http://www.opusarte.com/ External site opens in new window
Address
Royal Opera House
Covent Garden
London
WC2E 9DD
 

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