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Carmen, 1 July 2015

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Georges Bizet

Librettist: Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy

Conductor: Jakub Hrusa

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Morales: Gavan Ring

Micaela: Lucy Crowe

Don Jose: Paul O'Neill

Zuniga: Simon Lim

Carmen: Stéphanie d’Oustrac

Frasquita: Eliana Pretorian

Mercedes: Rihab Chaieb

Lillas Pastia: Anthony Wise

Escamillo: David Soar

Le Dancaire: Christophe Gay

Le Remendado: Loïc Félix

Guide: Michael Wallace

Production Team

Original Director: David McVicar

Revival Director: Marie Lambert

Assistant Director: Jack Furness

Set Designer: Michael Vale

Costume Designer: Sue Blane

Choreographer: Andrew George

Revival Choreographer: Emily Piercy

Lighting Designer: Paule Constable

Fight Director: Nicholas Hall

Chorus Master: Jeremy Bines