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La fille mal gardee, or, the wayward daughter / choreography by Frederick Ashton ; producer, Andy King-Dabbs ; director and executive producer, Ross MacGibbon ; a BBC production in association with the Royal Opera House Covent Garden.

King-Dabbs, Andy. (Producer). MacGibbon, Ross. (Director, Producer). Ashton, Frederick, 1904-1988 (choreographer.). Nuñez, Marianela, (dancer.). Acosta, Carlos, 1973- (dancer.). Tuckett, William, (dancer.). Twiner, Anthony. (Conductor). British Broadcasting Corporation. (Added Author). Royal Opera House (London, England) (Added Author). Royal Ballet. (Added Author). Opus Arte (Firm) (Added Author).
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (26 pages)
  • Edition: Widescreen ed.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Opus Arte, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally broadcast in 2005.
Extra features: Cast gallery; illustrated synopsis.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Ferdinand Hérold ; freely adapted & arranged by John Lanchbery.
Participant or Performer Note:
Principal dancers: Marianela Nuñez, Carlos Acosta, William Tuckett ; the Royal Ballet ; the orchestra of the Royal Opera House ; conductor, Anthony Twiner.
Summary, etc.:
Since its triumphant premiere in January 1960, La Fille Mal Gardee has been esteemed as one of his happiest creations. This is a charming piece, elegantly performed, a village love affair set in the idyllic Constable landscape of Ashton's imagination.
System Details Note:
DVD, all regions; LPCS stereo., DTS surround.
Language Note:
In English, with optional French, German, Spanish and Italian subtitles.
Subject: Courtship > Drama.
Mothers and daughters > Drama.
Country life > Drama.
Genre: Televised dance.
Nonfiction television programs.
Television programs > Great Britain.

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