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The story of the gypsy girl Carmen whose love and passion switch from one man to another with tragic consequences. Probably the world's most famous opera and tunes. A Spanish story of love, treachery, passion and betrayal. New Production. Running time: 2hrs 50minsPerformers Ruxandra Donose (Carmen), Adam Diegel (Don Jose), Elizabeth Llewellyn (Micaela), Leigh Melrose (Escamillo), Rhian Lois (Frasquita), Duncan Rock (Morales), Madeleine Shaw (Mercedes), Alun Rhys-Jenkins, Graeme Danby (Zuniga), Geoffrey Dolton.
Music Bizet. Lyrics Meilhac. Lyrics Halevy. Book by Merimee. Producer English National Opera. Conductor Ryan Wigglesworth. Director Calixto Bieito. Director Joan Anton Rechi (associate director). Design Alfons Flores. Costume Merce Paloma. Translation Christopher Cowell.
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