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An Evening with the Royal Opera House DVD


  • Take a seat in the stalls at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, for an unforgettable evening of ballet and opera highlights performed by world renowned stars of The Royal Opera and The Royal Ballet past and present. This special two-DVD set features opera arias, duets and choruses, and ballet solos, pas de deux and ensembles, drawn from the repertory of two of the world's greatest artistic companies and performed in one of the world's most loved
    opera houses.

    An Evening with The Royal Ballet
    Romeo & Juliet - The Ballroom: Tamara Rojo, Carlos Acosta with Artists of the Royal Ballet.
    Voices of Spring - Pas de deux: Leanne Benjamin & Carlos Acosta
    The Sleeping Beauty - Rose Adagio: Alina Cojocaru with Artists of the Royal Ballet.
    The Firebird - Infernal Dance: Leanne Benjamin with Artists of the RoyalBallet.
    La fille mal gardée - Clog Dance: William Tuckett with Artists of the Royal Ballet.
    Giselle - Act 2 Pas de deux & conclusion: Alina Cojocaru & Johan Kobborg with Artists of the Royal Ballet.
    Romeo & Juliet - Act 2 Balcony pas de deux: Tamara Rojo & Carlos Acosta
    Sylvia - Act 3 Pas de deux: Darcey Bussell & Roberto Bolle.
    Swan Lake - Act 2 The Cygnets: Bethany Keating, Iohna Loots, Emma Maguire & Romany Pajdak.
    Coppélia - Act 3 Coppélia come to life: Leanne Benjamin, Luke Heydon & Carlos Acosta.
    The Nutcracker - Act 2 Pas de deux: Miyako Yoshida &  Steven McRae.
    Swan Lake - Act 4 Pas de trois & apotheosis: Marianela Nunez, Thiago Soares & Christopher Saunders

    An Evening with The Royal Opera
    Il barbiere di Siviglia:
    La traviata - Brindisi: Renée Fleming and Joseph Calleja – Antonio Pappano
    Le nozze di Figaro - Deh, vieni, non tardar: Miah Persson – Antonio Pappano
    Carmen - Flower Song: Jonas Kaufmann – Antonio Pappano
    Le nozze di Figaro - Non più andrai: Erwin Schrott – Antonio Pappano
    La bohème - O soave fanciulla: Teodor Ilincai and Hibla Gerzmava – Andris Nelsons
    Dido and Aeneas - Dido‘s Lament: Sarah Connolly – Christopher Hogwood
    Don Giovanni - La ci darem la mano: Simon Keenlyside and Miah Persson – Charles Mackerras
    Il trovatore - Di quella pira: José Cura – Carlo Rizzi
    Hansel and Gretel - Evening Hymn: Diana Damrau and Angelika Kirchschlager – Colin Davis
    La bohème - Musetta’s Waltz Song and Conclusion: Inna Duka – Andris Nelsons
    Macbeth - Patria oppressa! Royal Opera Chorus – Antonio Pappano
    Gianni Schicchi - O mio babbino caro: Ekaterina Siurina – Antonio Pappano
    Die Zauberflöte - Die hölle Rache: Diana Damrau – Colin Davis
    La traviata - Parigi, o cara: Renée Fleming and Joseph Calleja – Antonio Pappano
    Die Zauberflöte - Pa-pa-pa-pa: Simon Keenlyside and Ailish Tynan – Colin Davis
    Falstaff - Finale: Bryn Terfel and ensemble – Bernard Haitink

  • Running time: 164 minutes
    Sound format: LPCM 2.0, DTS Digital Surround
    Picture: 16:9
    Format: NTSC
    Region: 0 (worldwide)