Opera Brava's production of
Bizet's Carmen

G. Bizet

Carmen
Carmen

Dates & Venues

Saturday 4th June 7-30pm
The Leatherhead Theatre, Church Street, Leatherhead, Surrey.
First Night
Tickets: Venue Web Site
Box Office: 01372 365141

Friday 24th June 7-30pm
Ford Castle, Berwick-Upon-Tweed, Northumberland.
Tickets: Venue Web Site

Friday 22nd July 7-30pm
Borde Hill Garden, Borde Hill Lane, Haywards Heath, West Sussex.
Tickets: Borde Hill Web Site
Box Office: 01372 365141

Friday 29th July 7-30pm
Rodmarton Manor, Rodmarton, Cirencester, Gloucestershire.
Tickets: Opera Brava Web Site

Thursday 11th August 7-30pm
Albert Cottage Hotel, York Avenue, East Cowes, Isle of Wight.
Tickets: TBA

Saturday 13th August 8-00pm
Hever Festival Theatre, Hever Castle, Hever, Edenbridge, Kent.
Tickets: www.heverfestivaltheatre.co.uk
boxoffice@heverfestival.co.uk
Box Office hours Monday-Friday, 10am-2pm
Tel: 07379 488477

Production details


Description
CARMEN lays claim to the title of 'The Most Popular Opera'. The music, full of extravagant melody and rich in operatic hits such as the Habanera and The Toreador’s Song, has captivated audiences over the decades.

A tale of passion between a young soldier and a fiery Gypsy girl, Opera Brava’s powerful production takes place in 1930’s Spain, is sung in English with a sensational Carmen and an international cast. This promises to be a compelling and unforgettable night which will leave you clamouring for more.


Cast list 2022


Musical Director & Conductor
Robert Bottriell
Director
Bronek Pomorski
Assistant Director
Lydia Skrentny
Designer
David Parker



Carmen
Vivien Conacher
Don Jose
Andrew Rawlings
Micaela
Katherine Blumenthal
Escamillo
Ian Beadle
Frasquita
Rebecca Milford
Mercedes
Sophie Burns
Zuniga
Geoffrey Moses
Remendado
Martin Rendle
Dancairo
Hakan Vramsmo
Lillas Pastia / Morales
William Costello
Gypsy
Persha Darling


Musical Director
Robert Bottriell
Director
Bronek Pomorski


Technical Manager
Dave Rogers
Stage Manager
Lydia Skrentny
Lighting
Pleasure Khathi
A.S.M.
T.B.C.
A.S.M. & Sound
Nathan Yeo
Wardrobe
Maria Pomorska
Driver
Adrian Hoyle
Driver
Mark Robertson

The Opera Brava Ensemble

The Opera Brava Ensemble brave all the rigours of an English Summer to bring you live music as part of every performance.


Nicola Bates
Violin
Rose Hinton
Violin
Becky Hopkin/Ros Hanson-Laurant
Viola
Jonathan Ayling/Harriet Wiltshire
Cello
Katherine Carter
Flute & Piccolo
Julia Holmes/Zoe Davies
Clarinet
Stephen Peneycad
Trumpet & Flugelhorn

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