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Carmen (dances in the opera)

Choreographer: Antony Tudor
Composer: Georges Bizet
Lyricist: Henri Meilhac, Ludovic Halévy
World premiere: 4 Jun 1935, Ballet Rambert, Royal Opera House, London
Work note: Tudor choreographed the dances in this production of Bizet's opera by the Covent Garden Opera Company (artistic director: Sir Thomas Beecham). The programme does not name the ballet company; instead the credit reads: 'Ballet under the direction of Marie Rambert'. (The world premiere date shown on this record is for the choreography, not for the opera.)
Music title: Carmen (1875)
Music details: Live music: orchestra
Source: Programme and reference file in the Rambert Archive
Archive catalogue: WORK/0079

Performances

Date Programme Venue
4 Jun 1935
Evening
Carmen (dances in the opera)* Royal Opera House, London
7 Jun 1935
Evening
Carmen (dances in the opera) Royal Opera House, London
10 Jun 1935
Evening
Carmen (dances in the opera) Royal Opera House, London
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