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Title Einstein on the beach / an opera in four acts by Philip Glass/Robert Wilson ; produced by Pomegranate Arts, Inc. in partnership with le Festival d'automne et le Théâtre de la ville ; a coproduction by Théâtre Musical de Paris-Châtelet, Telmondis, Mezzo ; produced by Antoine Perset, Denis Morlière ; film director, Don Kent.

Publication Info. [London] : Opus Arte, [2016]

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 Talbott Media  DVD 898    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 264 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (55 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm)
DVD digital optical stereo surround
DVD video file DVD video all regions
Motion pictures
System Details DVD-9; NTSC, all regions; wide screen; LPCM 2.0 stereo, DTS digital surround sound.
Language In English.
Performer Spoken text, Christopher Knowles, Samuel M. Johnson, Lucinda Childs ; Antoine Silverman (Einstein/solo violinist) ; Helga Davis, Kate Moran (featured performers) ; Jasper Newell (Boy) ; Charles Williams (Mr. Johnson) ; the Lucinda Childs Dance Company ; music performed by the Philip Glass Ensemble ; music director, conductor, Michael Riesman.
Credits Set and light design, stage direction, Robert Wilson ; music, lyrics, Philip Glass ; choreography, Lucinda Childs ; lighting, Urs Schönebaum ; sound, Kurt Munkasci ; costumes, Carlos Soto ; hair and makeup, Luc Verschueren ; director of photography, Julien Jaunet ; chief editor, Arnaud Petitet.
Event Video recording Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris, France 2014 January 6-7.
Note Discs housed in the inside covers of the booklet.
Booklet contains program and biographical notes in English, French, and German.
Subject Operas.
Genre/Form Operas.
Filmed operas.
Added Author Glass, Philip, composer, lyricist.
Wilson, Robert, 1941- stage director, production designer, lighting designer.
Perset, Antoine, 1956- film producer.
Morlière, Denis, film producer.
Kent, Don, film director.
Childs, Lucinda, choreographer (expression), speaker.
Riesman, Michael, conductor, musical director.
Knowles, Christopher, speaker.
Johnson, Samuel M., speaker.
Silverman, Antoine, performer, instrumentalist.
Davis, Helga, performer.
Moran, Kate, 1958- performer.
Newell, Jasper, performer.
Williams, Charles (Baritone), performer.
Container of (work): Glass, Philip. Einstein on the beach.
Lucinda Childs Dance Company, performer.
Philip Glass Ensemble, performer.
Pomegranate Arts (Firm), production company.
Théâtre de la ville (Paris, France), production company.
Châtelet (Theater : Paris, France), production company.
Telmondis (Firm), production company.
Mezzo (Television station : Paris, France), production company.
Opus Arte (Firm), publisher.
Festival d'automne à Paris, production company.
Standard No. 809478011781 (DVD)
809478071730 (Blu-ray, from booklet)
Music No. OA 1178 D Opus Arte
OA BD7173 D Opus Arte (Blu-ray, from booklet)