Academy of Music, New York, 1878

Performance information

Theatre: Academy of Music

Address: E 14th St & Irving Pl, New York City, NY, 10003, USA

Date of first performance: 23 October 1878

Number of performances: Unknown

New production: Yes

Company/impresario: Her Majesty's Italian Opera Company / Col. Mapleson

Performers and creatives

  • Carmen: Minnie Hauk
  • Don Jose: Italo Campanini
  • Micaela: Clarice Sinico
  • Escamillo: Giuseppe Del Puente
  • Conductor: Arditi

Other information

Score Edition: Choudens


Kristen Turner


‘Amusements’, New York Times, 23 October 1878, 5; ‘Record of Amusements: Musical. “Carmen” At the Academy’, New York Times, 24 October 1878, 5; Ad, New York Times, 20 October 1878.


US premiere