PERFORMANCE HISTORY

You can see who sang what and when in San Diego from our earliest performances in May 1965 to the present.

March 10, 11, 12 (m), 2017
La tragédie de Carmen (The Tragedy of Carmen)
Peter Brook

dētour Series

Peabody Southwell – Carmen; Adrian Kramer – Don José; Andriana Chuchman – Micaëla; Ryan Kuster – Escamillo; Anthony Nikolchev - Zuniga/Garcia; Max Cadillac - Lilias Pastia; Christopher Rountree – Conductor; Alexander Gedeon – Director; Yuki Izumihara - Scenic and Video Design; Adam Alonso - Costume and Video Design; John A. Garofalo - Lighting Designer


May 14, 17, 20, 22 (m), 2011
Carmen
Georges Bizet
Scott Sikon (Morales), Talise Trevigne (Micaëla), Kevin Langan (Zuniga), Richard Leech (Don José), Nino Surguladze (Carmen), Rachel Copeland (Frasquita), Priti Gandhi (Mercédès), Wayne Tigges (Escamillo), Jeff Mattsey (Dancaïre), Joseph Hu (Remendado), Edoardo Müller, conductor; Sonja Frisell, director; John Conklin, scenic designer; Susan Memmott-Allred, costume designer; Gary Marder, lighting designer; Kristina Cobarrubia, choreographer.

March 25, 28, 31, April 2 (m) and 5, 2006
Carmen
Georges Bizet
Marina Domashenko (Carmen), César Hernández (Don José), Malcolm MacKenzie (Escamillo), Barbara Divis (Micaëla), Jeff Mattsey (Dancaire), Malinda Haslett (Frasquita), Lisa Agazzi (Mercedes), James Scott Sikon (Morales), Beau Palmer (Remendado); Karen Keltner, conductor; Mark Lamos, director; Michael Yeargan, set designer; Francois St. Aubin, costume designer; Juanita Franco, choreographer.

January 18, 21, 24, 26m, 29, 1997
Carmen
Georges Bizet
Cynthia Clayton (Micaëla), Sylvia Wen (Frasquita), Adria Firestone (Carmen), Sarah Blaze (Mercedes), Richard Leech (Don José), Beau Palmer (Remendado), Louis Otey (Escamillo), James Butler (Zuniga), Roberto Gomez (Morales), Stephen Powell (Dancaire); Richard Bonynge, conductor; James de Blasis, director; John Conklin, sets; Peter J. Hall, costumes

April 25, 28, May 1, 3m, 6, 1992
Carmen
Georges Bizet
Ai-Lan Zhu (Micaëla), Jeralyn Refeld (Frasquita), Adria Firestone (Carmen), Gale Fuller (Mercedes), Arthur Davies (Don José), Dennis McNeil (Remendado), Richard Paul Fink (Escamillo), Mark S. Doss (Zuniga), Richard Byrne (Morales), Matthew Carey (Dancaire); Kees Bakels, conductor; Rosalind Elias, director; John Conklin, sets; Peter J. Hall, costumes

March 5, 6, 7m, 7, 8m, 8, 1987
Porgy and Bess
George Gershwin
Carmen Balthrop/Henrietta Davis (6, 7, 8) (Bess), Priscilla Baskerville/Theresa Hamm (6, 7, 8) (Serena), Rita McKinley (Clara), Marjorie Wharton (Maria), Geraldine McMillian (Annie), Yvette Matthews (Lily), Denise Woods (strawberry woman), Larry Marshall/Kriss St. Hill (5, 7m, 8m) (Sportin' Life), Donnie Ray Albert/Michel Warren Bell (6, 7, 8) (Porgy), William Bradley-Johnson/Michael Edward-Stevens (6, 7, 8) (Crown), Jubilant Sykes (Jake), Russell St. John (Frazier), Ronn K. Smith (Mingo), Irwin Reese (Robbins), Mervin Wallace (Peter), Bryon Onque (Jim), Autris Paige (Undertaker), Robert McDaniel (Nelson), Cornelius White (crab man), Alfred J. Kiggins (detective), Ted Bouton (policeman), Richert Easley (coroner), Kiah Jackson (Scipio), Nelms McKelvain (Jasbo Brown); Roger Cantrell, conductor; Jack O'Brien, director; Douglas Schmidt, sets; Nancy Potts, costumes; co-production with Houston Grand Opera

March 8, 11m, 14, 17, 1984
Carmen
Georges Bizet
Pamela Myers (Micaëla), Amy Burton (Frasquita), Rachel Gettler (Carmen), Jane Shaulis (Mercedes), Jacque Trussel (Don José), David Hall (Remendado), Charles Long (Escamillo), Juan Pedro Garcia Marques (Zuniga), David Hamilton (Morales), Steven Savino (Dancaire); Theo Alcantara, conductor; Anthony Besch, director; John Conklin, sets

October 18, 21, 23m, 25, 1977
Carmen
Georges Bizet
Josella Ligi/Janice Hall (25) (Micaëla), Katherine Kennedy (Frasquita), Katherine Pring* (Carmen), Melanie Sonnenberg (Mercedes), Salvador Novoa (Don José), Howard Fried (Remendado), William Justus/Robert Hale (21, 23m, 25) (Escamillo), Carlos Chausson (Zuniga), Vincent Russo (Morales), Thomas Simmons (Dancaire); Bruno Rigacci, conductor; Sarah Ventura, director; Terry Gates, sets; Howard Bay, costumes

October 31, November 2, 4m, 1973
Carmen
Georges Bizet
Esther Hinds (Micaëla), Jeanne Garson (Frasquita), Ann Howard (Carmen), Lila Stuart (Mercedes), William Dupre (Don José), Edgar Stone (Remendado), David Myrvold (Escamillo), Harold Enns (Zuniga), Charles Curtis (Morales), Howard Fried (Dancaire); Walter Herbert, conductor; William Roesch, director; Terry Gates, sets; Howard Bay, costumes

March 14, 16, 1968
Carmen
Georges Bizet
Maralin Niska (Micaëla), Sylvia Davis (Frasquita), Dorothy Krebil (Carmen), Dorothy Dallas (Mercedes), William Olvis (Don José), Ken Remo (Remendado), Norman Treigle (Escamillo), Alan Pitt (Zuniga), William Leyerle (Morales), Robert Glover (Dancaire); Walter Herbert, conductor; William Adams, director