BALDASSARRE GALUPPI (1706-1785): L'Inimico delle Donne.
Catalogue Number: 12N029
Description: Set in an imaginary China with its woman-hating prince and an Italian man-hating shipwreck victim as its main characters, this 2011 production highlights Galuppi's lively, elegant and seemingly carefree score with brightly colored Chinoiserie in costume and stage design. Originally produced in 1771 and reprised for a decade, this is its first modern performance. Anna Maria Panzarella, Priscille Laplace, Liesbeth Devos (sopranos), Filippo Adami (tenor), Alberto Rinaldi (baritone), Orchestra of Opéra Royal de Wallonie; Rinaldo Alessandrini. 16:9 widescreen. NTSC region 0. Dolby Digital 5.1 or Linear PCM stereo 2.0. 115 min.