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Faust (2014, original release: 2011)


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Published: London : Decca Music Group Limited, [2014] ©2011
Series: Metropolitan Opera HD live.
Description:  2 videodiscs (187 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 9786315377396,
Language:  French

Based on Carré's play 'Faust et Marguerite' and Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's play 'Faust', part 1

Full contents, program notes and plot synopsis in English, French and German (27 pages : illustrations) inserted in container

Includes bonus: Backstage at the Met, Debbie Miller, director

Jonas Kaufmann (Faust) ; René Pape (Méphistophélès) ; Marina Poplavskaya (Marguerite) ; Russell Braun (Valentin) ; Michèle Losier (Siébel) ; other singers ; Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor ; The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet

An aging scholar makes a deal with the Devil in exchange for an elixir of youth

Not rated (FSK 0)

DVD; LCPM stereo, DTS surround; NTSC; aspect ration 16:9; all regions

Sung in French; optional subtitles in English, French, German, Chinese, Korean

Disc 1. Acts 1, 2 & 3 -- Disc 2. Acts 4 & 5

Related Searches:
Faust, -- -approximately 1540 -- Drama.
Mephistopheles -- (Legendary character)
Kaufmann, Jonas -- Interviews.
Poplavskai︠a︡, Marina, -- 1977- -- Interviews.
Pape, René -- Interviews.
Nézet-Séguin, Yannick, -- 1975- -- Interviews.
McAnuff, Des -- Interviews.
Filmed operas.
Added--201412 advd

Additional Credits:
Barbier, Jules, 1825-1901, librettist
Carré, Michel, 1819-1872, librettist
McAnuff, Des, director, interviewee
Sweete, Barbara Willis, director
Kaufmann, Jonas, singer, interviewee
Pape, René, singer, interviewee
Poplavskai︠a︡, Marina, 1977- singer, interviewee
Braun, Russell, 1968- singer
Losier, Michèle, singer
Nézet-Séguin, Yannick, 1975- conductor, interviewee
DiDonato, Joyce, host, interviewer
Brill, Robert (Set designer), set designer
Tazewell, Paul, costume designer
Mumford, Peter, 1946- lighting designer
Devine, Kelly, choreographer
Briccetti, Louisa, producer
Warivonchik, Victoria, producer
Carré, Michel, 1819-1872.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832.
Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893.
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.).
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.).
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.).
Decca Music Group.

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