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The Resource Gilbert and Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance, or The slave of duty, [music by Arthur Sullivan ; words by W.S. Gilbert] ; directed by Rodney Greenberg ; producer, Judith De Paul ; a George Walker presentation ; a Parsons and Whittemore production ; made by Brent Walker Film Productions ; Goldcrest Films International

Gilbert and Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance, or The slave of duty, [music by Arthur Sullivan ; words by W.S. Gilbert] ; directed by Rodney Greenberg ; producer, Judith De Paul ; a George Walker presentation ; a Parsons and Whittemore production ; made by Brent Walker Film Productions ; Goldcrest Films International

Label
Gilbert and Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance, or The slave of duty
Title
Gilbert and Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance, or The slave of duty
Statement of responsibility
[music by Arthur Sullivan ; words by W.S. Gilbert] ; directed by Rodney Greenberg ; producer, Judith De Paul ; a George Walker presentation ; a Parsons and Whittemore production ; made by Brent Walker Film Productions ; Goldcrest Films International
Title variation
  • Pirates of Penzance
  • Slave of duty
Contributor
Conductor
Director
Host
Librettist
Performer
Producer
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pirate apprentice Frederic becomes a pirate because of his sense of duty and he plans to go to the police and have his teachers arrested
Member of
Cataloging source
PCX
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Production designer, Allan Cameron ; lighting designer, Paul Beeson ; choreographer, Terry Gilbert ; videotape editor, Barry Stevens
PerformerNote
  • Presenter, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr
  • Peter Allen (The Pirate King) ; Keith Michell (The Major-General) ; Alexander Oliver (Frederic) ; Janis Kelly (Mabel) ; Gillian Knight (Ruth) ; Jenny Wren (Kate) ; Kate Flowers (Edith) ; Paul Hudson (Sergeant of Police) ; Brian Donlan (Samuel) ; Ambrosian Opera Chorus ; London Symphony Orchestra ; Alexander Faris, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1836-1911
  • 1929-2011
  • 1909-2000
  • 1944-1992
  • 1954-
  • 1950-
  • 1945-
  • 1842-1900
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gilbert, W. S.
  • Greenberg, Rodney
  • De Paul, Judith
  • Walker, George.
  • Fairbanks, Douglas
  • Allen, Peter
  • Michell, Keith
  • Oliver, Alexander
  • Kelly, Janis
  • Knight, Gillian
  • Wren, Jenny
  • Flowers, Kate
  • Hudson, Paul
  • Donlan, Brian
  • Faris, Alexander
  • Sullivan, Arthur
  • Ambrosian Opera Chorus
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Parsons & Whittemore Lyddon Limited
  • Brent Walker Film Productions
  • Goldcrest Films International
  • Acorn Media (Firm)
Runtime
99
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pirates
  • Operas
  • Operas
  • Pirates
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Gilbert and Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance, or The slave of duty, [music by Arthur Sullivan ; words by W.S. Gilbert] ; directed by Rodney Greenberg ; producer, Judith De Paul ; a George Walker presentation ; a Parsons and Whittemore production ; made by Brent Walker Film Productions ; Goldcrest Films International
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "From the popular series seen on PBS and the BBC"--Container
  • Originally produced by Parsons & Whittemore Lyddon Limited in 1982
  • Libretto in English (24 p.) in container
  • Features: an introduction to the opera by Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., "Making of featurette", Gilbert & Sullivan profile, song index
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
DVD special features include: Introduction to the Opera / by Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. -- "Making of" featurette -- Gilbert & Sullivan profile -- Song index
Control code
51280372
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 99 min.)
Isbn
9781569385333
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961533596
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AMP-5335
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51280372
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital Stereo sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Gilbert and Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance, or The slave of duty, [music by Arthur Sullivan ; words by W.S. Gilbert] ; directed by Rodney Greenberg ; producer, Judith De Paul ; a George Walker presentation ; a Parsons and Whittemore production ; made by Brent Walker Film Productions ; Goldcrest Films International
Publication
Note
  • "From the popular series seen on PBS and the BBC"--Container
  • Originally produced by Parsons & Whittemore Lyddon Limited in 1982
  • Libretto in English (24 p.) in container
  • Features: an introduction to the opera by Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., "Making of featurette", Gilbert & Sullivan profile, song index
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
DVD special features include: Introduction to the Opera / by Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. -- "Making of" featurette -- Gilbert & Sullivan profile -- Song index
Control code
51280372
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 99 min.)
Isbn
9781569385333
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961533596
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
AMP-5335
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51280372
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital Stereo sound
Video recording format
DVD

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