Anne Sofie von Otter (Carmen); Marcus Haddock (Don José); Laurent Naouri (Escamillo); Lisa Milne (Micaëla); London Philharmonic Orchestra; Philippe Jordan
An exhilarating Carmen from Glyndebourne. Director David McVicar describes Carmen as "the first ever musical", and in his new production, with Anne Sofie von Otter in the title role, Carmen is restored to the original Opera Comique as Bizet wrote it, Philippe Jordan makes his Glyndebourne debut with the London Philharmonic Orchestra, the Glyndebourne Chorus. Filmed in High Definition.
Costume design. How to fight on stage. The Gardens of Glyndebourne. Illustrated synopsis. The cast and their characters. Choreographing Carmen. Full colour 32 page booklet with new short story by novelist Jeanette Winterson.