In the Imperial Palace of Peking, the Emperor announces that any prince seeking to marry his daughter Turandot must first answer three riddles. Prince Calaf falls immediately in love with Turandot and successfully answers all three. However before the Prince marries Turandot, he asks her a riddle of his own. Filmed at the Victorian Arts Centre, Melbourne, 1991.
Ealynn Voss, Amanda Thane, Kenneth Collins, Donald Shanks The Australian Opera Chorus / State Orchestra of Victoria / Carlo Felice Cillario Director: Graeme Murphy
Sung in Italian with English subtitles
Reviews ‘It was one of those meetings of great minds that you dream about, when the music and drama of the piece are reborn through the interpretative genius of an exceptional director.’ The Australian
CAT NO: OA F4004 D FORMAT: All Formats REGIONS: All Regions PICTURE FORMAT: 4:3 LENGTH: 128 Mins SOUND: STEREO SUBTITLES: EN RELEASED: 01/03/2006 NO OF DISCS: 1