Les Misérables: The Dream Cast in Concert (1998)

Still from Les Misérables in Concert (1998)

At a glance Directors: Paul Kafno, Gavin Taylor Starring: Colm Wilkinson, Philip Quast, Ruthie Henshall, Lea Salonga, Michael Ball, Judy Kuhn Producer: Paul Kafno, Ian Martin, Cameron MacKintosh, Genre: Musical Run time: 2 hours 40 minutes IMDB » Synopsis This […]

Chess In Concert (2009)

Still from Chess in Concert (2009)

At a glance Directors: Hugh Wooldridge Starring: Josh Groban, Idina Menzel, Adam Pascal, David Bedella, Kerry Ellis Producer: Heartaches, KQED Genre: Musical Run time: 2 hours 25 minutes IMDB » Synopsis This live performance of selections from the musical Chess, […]

Eugene Onegin

At a glance Composer: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Op. 24) Librettists: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Konstantin Shilovsky Based on the novel in verse Yevgeny Onegin by Aleksandr Pushkin Genre: Melodrama Language: Russian Premiered: 23 January, 1881 Naxos » Synopsis At Madame Larina’s […]

Il barbiere di Siviglia

English: The Barber of Seville At a glance Composer: Gioachino Rossini Librettist: Cesare Sterbini After the play Le Barbier de Séville [The Barber of Seville] by Pierre-Augustin Beaumarchais Genre: Opera buffa Language: Italian Premiered: 20 February, 1816 Naxos » Synopsis […]

Tosca

At a glance Composer: Giacomo Puccini Librettists: Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa Genre: Melodrama Language: Italian Premiered: 14 January, 1900 Naxos » Synopsis The painter Mario Cavaradossi arrives at the church Sant’Andrea della Valle to continue work on his picture […]

Le nozze di Figaro

English: The Marriage of Figaro At a glance Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (K 492) Librettist: Lorenzo Da Ponte After the play La Folle Journée, ou Le Mariage de Figaro [The Mad Day, or The Marriage of Figaro] by Pierre-Augustin Beaumarchais […]