The Little Prince


Episode Info

Academy Award-winning composer Rachel Portman and librettist Nicholas Wright have transformed Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's enchanting fable into an opera, which is captured on this DVD release. In The Little Prince, a military pilot crash lands in Northern Africa and is rescued by a young boy who happens to be a prince, and shows him many wonders as the pilot attempts to make his way back to civilization. Rachel Portman: The Little Prince records a production staged by the BBC featuring Joseph McManners, Maired Carlin, Willard White, and a 38-voice children's choir.


Teddy Tahu Rhodes
as The Pilot
Joseph McManners
as The Little Prince
Mairead Carlin
as The Rose
Willard White
as The King
Lesley Garrett
as The Fox
Tome Randle
as The Snake
Timothy Robinson
as The Lamplighter
Richard Coxon
as The Vain Man
Richard Stuart
as The Businessman
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