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Carmen, 28 June 1987

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Georges Bizet

Librettist: Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy

Conductor: Graeme Jenkins

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Morales: Peter Coleman-Wright

Micaela: Faith Esham

Zuniga: Xavier Depraz

Don Jose: Barry McCauley

Carmen: Mariana Cioromila

Frasquita: Anna Steiger

Mercedes: Louise Winter

Lillas Pastia: Olivier Pierre

Escamillo: David Holloway

Le Dancaire: Philip Blake-Jones

Le Remendado: Petros Evangelides

Guide: Frederic Rostand

Production Team

Original Producer: Peter Hall

Set Designer: John Bury

Costume Designer: John Bury

Lighting Designer: John Bury

Choreographer: Elizabeth Keen

Revival Producer: Aidan Lang