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Opus Arte (Firm)

Overview
Works: 738 works in 1,649 publications in 5 languages and 44,401 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Filmed operas  Nonfiction films  Internet videos  Televised operas  Music videos  Cultural television programs  Film adaptations  Filmed plays  Filmed ballets 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, Publisher, Distributor, prn, Editor
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Most widely held works about Opus Arte (Firm)
 
Most widely held works by Opus Arte (Firm)
As you like it by Kriss Russman( Visual )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosalind, in love with the naive Orlando, disguises herself as the male Ganymede to counsel him about courting Rosalind. This staging was performed at Shakespeare's Globe in London, a reconstruction of the open-air theater designed in 1599
Jewels by Pierre Cavassilas( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Balanchine's world-famous abstract ballet. Lyric tribute to women and the capital cities of the great dance schools
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in French and English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an exotic gypsy who seduces and abandons an army officer
Doctor Atomic : opera in two acts by John Adams( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J. Robert Oppenheimer began an experiment that formed a threat to the whole of humanity, and whose scientific results still do today. The question of the moral implications of the atomic bomb is raised in Adams opera
L'Orfeo : favola in musica by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in Italian and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

7Based on the legend of Orpheus and Euridice: their marriage, Euridice's death, Orfeo's decend to Hades, his promise with Pluto in order to bring her back to Earth, his ultimate disappointment of losing Euridice again caused by broken promise.655
The nutcracker by Petr I Čajkovskij( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tchaikovsky's musical setting of the Christmas fantasy with musical scenario revised by Peter Wright and the dancing of the Royal Ballet
Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Italian and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outstanding RAI television archive recording of the opera performance of Da Ponte's tale of lust and subversion from the Teatro alla Scala
Saint François d'Assise : opera in three acts and eight tableaux by Olivier Messiaen( Visual )

6 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messiaen's breathtakingly intense opera on the life of Saint Francis of Assisi
Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk : opera in four acts by Dmitrii Dmitrievich Shostakovich( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in Russian and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Updated to the end of the Communist era in the 1970s or 1980s, tells the story of a bored housewife living in brutal conditions who resorts to murder to marry the man she wants
Madama Butterfly : Japanese tragedy in three parts by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

6 editions published in 2005 in Italian and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Wilson's pure and highly stylized 2003 production enhances the timeless beauty of Puccini's moving Japanese tragedy. Cheryl Barker and Martin Thompson lead the cast along with the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
L'Orfeo : favola in musica by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in Italian and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera based on the ancient Greek myth of Orpheus, a musician who attempts to rescue his dead lover Eurydice from Hades, the underworld
Love's labour's lost by Ian Russell( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The King of Navarre and his friends think that they cannot love again. When the Princess of France and her attendants arrive for a visit, their plans are completely turned upside down
Marco Polo : opera within an opera by Dun Tan( Visual )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 'Marco Polo, an opera within an opera', composer Tan Dun portrays the Venetian explorer's travels to the Far East as a journey of both inner and physical discovery, a voyage depicting spiritual experiences as well as a geographical expedition. At the same time the work, on a libretto by Paul Griffiths, can be seen as a compositional adventure of the composer himself, unifying the various cultural worlds he occupies: a blend of Western avant garde and Oriental traditions
Merlin by Isaac Albéniz( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Merlin the Magician in the court of King Arthur
Tristan und Isolde : opera in three acts by Richard Wagner( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in German and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Glyndebourne's celebrated production of Nikolaus Lehnhoff's Tristan und Isolde is a supremely intelligent achievement; gravely beautiful, haunting and meditative, it is deeply reflective rather than visceral, fortified by Roland Aeschlimann's stunningly effective set, a womb-like space through which the protagonists move like gods."--Container
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in nineteenth century Rome, this is the story of the famed singer, Tosca, who tries to save her lover by giving herself to the cruel and lustful chief of the secret police. She learns too late that he has tricked her when her lover is executed
Giulio Cesare : opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of love and power set in the Middle East. Centers around Cleopatra's manipulation of Caesar and Ptolemy
 
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Alternative Names
Royal Opera House (London, England). Opus Arte

Languages
English (55)

Italian (34)

French (14)

German (8)

Russian (5)