The Royal Opera House

Britten: Billy Budd Blu-ray (Teatro Real Madrid)

 

  • 800 litres of water, two sails, thirty pulleys, sixty hammocks: for the Bicentenary of the Teatro Real of Madrid, Deborah Warner coined a colossal production of Benjamin Britten’s Billy Budd. A critically-acclaimed performance, praised for its depth and intelligence, and an iconic production, co-produced by the Opera of Rome and the Royal Opera House.

    Billy Budd: Jacques Imbrailo
    Edward Fairfax Vere: Toby Spence
    John Claggart: Brindley Sherratt
    Mr Redburn: Thomas Oliemans
    Mr Flint: David Soar
    Lieutenant Ratcliffe: Torben Jürgens
    Red Whiskers: Christopher Gillet
    Donald: Duncan Rock

    Orchestra and Chorus of the Teatro Real – Madrid
    Pequeños Cantores de la ORCAM
    Conductor: Ivor Bolton
    Stage Direction: Deborah Warner
    Sets: Michael Levine
    Costumes: Chloe Obolensky
    Lighting Design: Jean Kalman
    Choreography: Kim Brandstrup
    Chorus master: Andrés Maspero
    Children chorus master: Ana Gonzalez

  • Picture: 16:9 Full HD
    Sound: PCM 2.0, DTS HD MA 5.1
    Format: Bluray
    Region code: All regions
    Running time: 173 mins
    Subtitles: EN/FR/DE/ES/IT/JAP/KOR
    Year: 2017