1878

Théâtre du Capitole, Toulouse, 1878

Performance information

Theatre: Théâtre du Capitole

Address: Rue Lafayette, 31000 Toulouse, France

Date of first performance: 21 February 1878

Number of performances: 18

New production: Yes

Company/impresario: Meyrieu

Performers and creatives

  • Carmen: Dumas-Peretti (Galli-Marié)
  • Don Jose: Cabel
  • Escamillo: Chopin

Other information

Spoken language: French

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

Contributor(s)

Clair Rowden

Sources/references

La Gironde, 20 December 1878; Le Journal de Toulouse.

Notes

18 performances: 21, 25, 27 February 1878; 4, 6, 8, 13, 22, 29, 31 March 1878; 11, 15, 26 April 1878; 6, 7, 10, 16, 23 May 1878. The performance on 11 April was a benefit performance for Dumas-Peretti. Galli-Marié sang the last five performances (all those in May 1878), while also performing in Mignon and Les Dragons de Villars. A closing performance for the season was held on 30 May which comprised extracts, including the first two acts of Carmen.