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. Revival of the Jonathan Miller productionPerformers Phyllis Pancella (Carmen - to Jun2), Sally Burgess (Carmen - from Jun5), Alan Woodrow (Don Jose), Sandra Ford (Micaela), Roberto Salvatori, Suzannah Clarke, Catherine Savory, Riccadrdo Simonetti, Richard Roberts, Mark Richardson (except Jun25/Jul2), Christopher Ross (Jun25/Jul2), David Kempster.
Music Bizet. Lyrics Meilhac. Lyrics Halevy. Book by Merimee. Company English National Opera (ENO). Translation Keith Warner. Translation Emma Warner. Choreographer Terry John Bates. Lighting Tom Mannings. Costume Sue Bland. Design Peter J Davison. Director David Rich. Conductor Michael Lloyd (to Jun25). Conductor Alex Ingram (from Jun28).