Théâtre des Arts, Rouen, 1883

Performance information

Theatre: Théâtre des Arts

Address: 14 rue Jeanne d'Arc, 76000 Rouen, France

Date of first performance: 21 February 1883

Number of performances: 17

New production: Yes

Company/impresario: Pezzani

Performers and creatives

  • Carmen: Mendès
  • Don Jose: Furst
  • Micaela: Dorian
  • Escamillo: Paravey

Other information

Spoken language: French

Score Edition: Including Act IV ballet interpolated by Ernest Guiraud.


Clair Rowden


Le Journal de Rouen, 22 February 1883, 3; Rouen-Artiste, 1/6 (22 February 1883), 2.


Other singers: Lecomte and Bouvard (F & Mer); MM. Jouanne and Sernin (the latter who sang Moralès in Lyon in 1877). There were 13 performances before the end of the 1882/3 season (last one on 29 April 1883), with 4 performances in December before the run continued with more sporadic performances. See https://dezede.org/dossiers/theatre-des-arts-rouen-deuxieme-salle-1882-1940/data?dates_0=1882&dates_1=1883&oeuvre=%7C136%7C&page=1