Aïda an opera in four acts /

Set in ancient Egypt, this opera tells of the love of Radames, the captain of the guard for a slave girl, Aïda. She is the daughter of the King of Ethiopia who is captured by Radames and the Egyptian troops. Tricked into betraying military secrets, Radames is condemned to be buried alive. He is joi...

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Main Author: Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.
Corporate Authors: Gran Teatre del Liceu (Barcelona, Spain)
Gran Teatre del Liceu (Barcelona, Spain). Orquestra Simfònica.

Gran Teatre del Liceu (Barcelona, Spain). Cor.

Opus Arte (Firm)

BBC Worldwide Ltd.
Other Authors: Ghislanzoni, Antonio, 1824-1893.
Gutiérrez, José Antonio.

Mestres Cabanes, José, 1898-1990.

Palatchi, Stefano.

Fiorillo, Elisabetta.

Dessì, Daniela.

Armiliato, Fabio.

Scandiuzzi, Roberto, 1958-

Pons, Juan.

Fadó, Josep.

Nebot, Ana.

Gómez Martínez, Miguel.

Castells, Jordi.

Squarciapino, Franca.

Oller, Ramón.

Faura, Albert.
Format: Movie Electronic
Language:Italian
English
Catalan
German
Spanish
French
Published:Waldron, England : Opus Arte, c2004.
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Online Access:http://ezproxy.prin.edu:2048/login?url=http://www.aspresolver.com/aspresolver.asp?OPIV;592271 Available Online for Principia College Patrons Only
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Main Author:Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.
Summary:Set in ancient Egypt, this opera tells of the love of Radames, the captain of the guard for a slave girl, Aïda. She is the daughter of the King of Ethiopia who is captured by Radames and the Egyptian troops. Tricked into betraying military secrets, Radames is condemned to be buried alive. He is joined by Aïda who dies with him.
Language Notes:Sung in Italian, documentary feature spoken in English; subtitles in Catalan, German, English, Spanish, and French.
General Notes:This production recreates "the historic paper trompe- l'oeil sets painted between 1936-45 by Josep Mestres Cabanes, the last representative of the old Catalan school of scenography"--Original container.
Program notes by Isidre Bravo in English, French, and German (24 p. : col. ill.).
Extra features: cast gallery; set gallery; illustrated synopsis; Josep Mestres Cabanes at the Liceu (documentary feature).
Physical Description:1 online resource (1 streaming video (approximately 186 min.))
Credits:A Gran Teatre del Liceu, Opus Arte production ; in association with BBC Worldwide ; stage director, José Antonio Gutiérrez.
Production Credits:A Gran Teatre del Liceu, Opus Arte production ; in association with BBC Worldwide ; stage director, José Antonio Gutiérrez.