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Bizet's Carmen - The Grange Festival (Festival Chorus)


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Lizzie Holmes, The Grange Festival

Cast and creatives

Carmen – Na’ama Goldman
José – Leonardo Capalbo
Escamillo – Phillip Rhodes
Micaëla – Shelley Jackson
Zuniga – Gregory Soloviov
Moralès – Toby Girling
Frasquita – Marianne Croux
Mercédès – Filipa van Eck
Dancairo – Tiago Matos
Remendado – Christophe Poncet de Solages

Grange Festival Chorus

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Jean-Luc Tingaud - conductor

Annabel Arden – Director & Movement
Joanna Parker – Designer, Movement & Video Content
Ilona Karas – Costume Designer
Peter Mumford – Lighting Designer
Dick Straker – Video Designer
John Leonard – Sound Designer

The Chorus added considerable zest and the Bournemouth Symphony and Jean-Luc Tingaud were on splendid form with numerous ear-tickling moments not least in the Entr’actes.
— Classical Source ★★★★
There are glints of mischief and dark magic here, more than a touch of wit and sparkle.
— The Sunday Times ★★★★
Grange Festival, Lizzie Holmes, Carmen