M1500 .R643 1994 DVD
Opera in five acts. Music by Charles-Francois Gounod. Libretto by Jules Barbier and Miche Carré.
Two tragic young lovers from opposing families in Verona, Italy cannot survive the feud.
Covent Garden Pioneer ; an opera in five acts by Charles-François Gounod ; libretto by Jules Barbier and Miche Carré ; production of the Royal Opera in co-production with the Théâtre du Capitole Toulouse and Opera-Comique Paris.
Performers: Robert Alagna, Romeo ; Leotina Vaduva, Juliette ; other soloists ; Orchestra and Chorus of the Royal Opera House.
Sung in French with English subtitles.
Distributed by Kultur (www.kultur.com).