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.Performers Louise Winter (Carmen), Sally Burgess (Carmen Feb 24 Mar 3/7/15/19/22/24), Susannah Glanville (Micaela), Linda Richardson (Micaela Feb 24 Mar 3/7/15/19/22/24), John Hudson (Don Jose), Ashley Holland (Escamillo), David Rendall (Don Jose Feb 24 Mar 3/7/15/19/22/24), Roberto Salvatori (Escamillo Feb 24 Mar 3/7/15/19/22/24), Victoria Simmonds (Mercedes), Riccardo Simonetti (Dancairo), Leigh Melrose (Morales), Alycia Fashae (Frasquita), Fredrik Strid (Remendado), Gerard O'Connor (Zuniga), Mark Richardson (Zuniga Feb 24 Mar 3/7/15/19/22/24).
Music Bizet. Lyrics Meilhac. Lyrics Halevy. Book by Merimee. Company English National Opera. Conductor Vassily Sinaisky. Conductor Brad Cohen (Feb 24 and Mar 3/7/15/19/22/24). Director Jonathan Miller (original director). Director David Ritch (revival director). Design Peter J Davison. Costume Sue Blane. Lighting Tom Mannings. Choreographer Terry John Bates. Translation Keith Warner. Translation Emma Warner (dialogue in association with Jonathan Miller).