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Carmen, 29 August 2004

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Georges Bizet

Librettist: Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy

Conductor: Paolo Carignani

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Morales: Jeremy Carpenter

Micaela: Michelle Canniccioni

Zuniga: Jonathan Best

Don Jose: Paul Charles Clarke

Carmen: Rinat Shaham

Frasquita: Mary Hegarty

Mercedes: Delphine Haidan

Lillas Pastia: Anthony Wise

Escamillo: Wojciech Drabowicz

Le Dancaire: Oliver Lallouette

Le Remendado: Colin Judson

Guide: Robert Davies

Production Team

Original Producer: David McVicar

Staff Director: Lucy Parkes

Set Designer: Michael Vale

Costume Designer: Sue Blane

Lighting Designer: Paule Constable

Choreographer: Andrew George

Fight Arranger: Nicholas Hall

Assistant Producer: Lee Blakeley