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Carmen 1897Carl Rosa Opera Company

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This cast is for the opening Glasgow performance on 26 April. According to the Glasgow Herald the following day, Lily Heenan, scheduled to sing her accustomed role as Frasquita, went on as Micaëla in place of Alice Esty. The cover for Frasquita was Lillie Williams.

Performers on other nights are to be confirmed.

Performance Cast

Mercédès a gypsy, Carmen’s friend

Lydia Care (Nov 16)

Norah Roy

Lillas Pastia an innkeeper

Mr C Felton (Nov 16)

Moralès a corporal of dragoons

Mr P Somers (Nov 16)

Dancaïre a smuggler

William Dever (Nov 16)

Arthur Winckworth

Escamillo a toreador

Giuseppe Maggi (Nov 16)

Alec Marsh

Carmen a gypsy

Thea Dorre (Nov 16)

Zélie de Lussan

Micaëla a peasant girl

Alice Esty (Exc Apr 26)

Lily Heenan (Apr 26; Nov 16)

Don José a corporal of dragoons

Charles Hedmondt

Lloyd D'Aubigne (Nov 16)

Zuniga a lieutenant of dragoons

George Fox

Frasquita a gypsy, Carmen’s friend

Lily Heenan (Exc Apr 26)

Lillie Williams (Apr 26)

Remendado a smuggler

Frank Wood

Performance DatesCarmen 1897

Map List

Theatre Royal, Glasgow | Glasgow

26 Apr, 19.30 5 May, 00.00 16 Nov, 19.30 27 Nov, 00.00

Royal Lyceum Theatre | Edinburgh

11 May, 00.00 18 May, 00.00 22 May, 14.00 5 Nov, 00.00

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