A Ballet in Five Scenes

Music by Georges Bizet
Choreography by Roland Petit
Inspired by the Opera by Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halevy
Scenery and costumes by Antoni Clave, reproduced by John Jensen
Lighting by David K. H. Elliott

World Premiere: Les Ballets de Paris, Prince's Theatre, London, 2/21/49
Original Cast: Renee Jeanmaire, Roland Petit, Serge Perrault
ABT Premiere: Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C., 12/15/81
Cast: Natalia Makarova (Carmen), Mikhail Baryshnikov (Don Jose), Victor Barbee (Escamillo)

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