Considered "immoral" and "superficial" it was considered a failure at its premier in 1875
1946; 1 week as Billboard's #1
The gypsy girl in this most popular Bizet opera
Army corporal fatally smitten by the charms of Carmen
A gentle country girl in love with Don JosÃ©
Director: Pedro AlmodÃ³var
Director: Keenen Ivory Wayans. Also starred Giacomo Baessato, Kyle Graham & Leanne Santos
Director: Jason Friedberg & Aaron Seltzer. Also starred Kevin Sorbo, Diedrich Bader & Method Man.
Director: Charles Chaplin. Also starred Leo White, John Rand & May White. Plot: A gypsy seductress is sent to sway a goofy officer to allow a smuggling run.
Director: Christy Cabanne. Also starred Dorothy Haydel, George Beranger & J. P. McCarty. Plot: In the midst of an emotional depression, a man hires a murderer to kill him. But the despair soon passes...
Director: Busby Berkeley. Also starred Benny Goodman, Eugene Pallette & Charlotte Greenwood. Plot: A soldier falls for a chorus girl and then has trouble because he is posted to the Pacific.
First premiered in 1949. Music by Georges Bizet.
American film actress and dancer. 1918 - 1987
Highlights; Vienna Philharmonic; RCA, 1965
Highlights; with Leontyne Price; RCA, 1965
Herbert von Karajan; RCA, 1965
Vienna State Opera; RCA, 1965
Callas, Gedda; Angel, 1964
Troyans, Te Kanawa, Domingo, Sir George Solti; London Records, 1975
Don JosÃ© aria in Bizet opera
(1875) Carmen, with its dramatic sound and exotic subject matter, is an example of Romanticism.
1845; famous femme fatale of Bizet's opera