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Carmen, 31 August 2008

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Georges Bizet

Librettist: Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy

Conductor: Stephane Deneve

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra


Morales: Christophe Gay

Micaela: Ermonela Jaho

Zuniga: Simon Bailey

Don Jose: Brandon Jovanovich

Carmen: Tania Kross

Frasquita: Jael Azzaretti

Mercedes: Katherine Rohrer

Lillas Pastia: Anthony Wise

Escamillo: Wayne Tigges

Le Dancaire: Richard Mosley-Evans

Le Remendado: Loïc Félix

Guide: Jonas Cradock

Production Team

Original Director: David McVicar

Associate Director: Lee Blakeley

Assistant Director: Marie Lambert

Set Designer: Michael Vale

Costume Designer: Sue Blane

Choreographer: Andrew George

Fight Director: Nicholas Hall

Chorus Master: Thomas Blunt