Welsh National Opera - Carmen Reviews
21 April 2021
Dimitri Pittas (Don Jose), Virginie Verrez (Carmen)
General scene
Phillip Rhodes (Escamillo), Dimitri Pittas (Don Jose)
Ross Ramgobin (Morales), Anita Watson (Micaela)
Virginie Verrez (Carmen), Dimitri Pittas (Don Jose)

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Carmen

Welsh National Opera


No. of reviews: 11

WNO revival of Carmen in Cardiff
4 Mar 20 / Opera Today
Audiences will be divided on this modern day treatment
27 Nov 19 / Southern Daily Echo
Carmen is a thrilling watch for an opera first-timer as much as it is for a connoisseur
24 Nov 19 / Oxford Mail
Virginie Verrez captivates in WNO's Carmen at the Birmingham Hippodrome
9 Nov 19 / Opera Today
Tomáš Hanus’s conducting is a highlight of WNO’s new Carmen in Llandudno
5 Nov 19 / Seen and Heard
A new production of Bizet’s iconic operatic sizzler Carmen rightly arouses much interest
13 Oct 19 / The Reviews Hub
Welsh National Opera's powerful new production is a triumph
1 Oct 19 / Bachtrack
Carmen becomes a gun-toting revolutionary gun runner
30 Sep 19 / South Wales Argus
Welsh National Opera delivers a Carmen for our times — riveting and emotional
25 Sep 19 / The Article
Can't tie me down
24 Sep 19 / The Critics' Circle
WNO unleashes free spirit on Brazil's favelas
23 Sep 19 / The Guardian
Production details
Cast
Ramgobin, Verrez/Mintzer, Pittas/Auty, Rhodes/Caoduro, Watson/Pritchard, Waddington/Savournin, Eyley/Lee, Simkin, Smith, Bevan/Kirk, Roche
(c) Hanus/Ogg/Lu/Greenwood (d) Davies
Performance dates
21, 28 September, 6(m), 10, 19, 29 October, 2, 5, 8, 19, 23, 26, 29 November 2019, 27, 29 February, 5, 11, 13, 19, 26, 28 March, 1, 3, 16 April, 7 May 2020 (various locations)
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