For the first time entered the repertory of the Bolshoi Theatre on April 20, 1967.
Revived on November 18, 2005.
Running time: 50 minutes.



Bolshoi Ballet official sponsor

Libretto Alberto Alonso based on the story Carmen by Prospero Merime

Choreographer: Alberto Alonso
Designer: Boris Messerer
Music Director: Pavel Sorokin
Assistant to Choreographer: Sonia Calero Alonso
Lighting designer: Alexander Rubtsov

Choreographer of the ballet Alberto Alonso and Maya Plisetskaya.<br />Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Choreographer of the ballet Alberto Alonso and Maya Plisetskaya.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen. Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen. Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Denis Rodkin as Jose. Vitaly Biktimirov as Corregidor. Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Denis Rodkin as Jose. Vitaly Biktimirov as Corregidor. Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Denis Rodkin as Jose. Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Denis Rodkin as Jose. Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Yulia Grebenshchikova as Fate. Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Yulia Grebenshchikova as Fate. Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen. Denis Rodkin as Jose. Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen. Denis Rodkin as Jose. Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen. Denis Rodkin as Jose. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen. Denis Rodkin as Jose. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen.<br />Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen.
Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Denis Rodkin as Jose. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Denis Rodkin as Jose. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Mikhail Lobukhin as Torero. Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Mikhail Lobukhin as Torero. Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen. Mikhail Lobukhin as Torero. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen. Mikhail Lobukhin as Torero. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen.<br/>Mikhail Lobukhin as Torero.<br/>Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen.
Mikhail Lobukhin as Torero.
Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen.<br/>Vitaly Biktimirov as Corregidor.<br/>Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen.
Vitaly Biktimirov as Corregidor.
Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen. Denis Rodkin as Jose. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen. Denis Rodkin as Jose. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen. Denis Rodkin as Jose. Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen. Denis Rodkin as Jose. Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen. Denis Rodkin as Jose. Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen. Denis Rodkin as Jose. Photo by Mikhail Logvinov.
Yulia Grebenshchikova as Fate. Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen. Mikhail Lobukhin as Torero.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
Yulia Grebenshchikova as Fate. Svetlana Zakharova as Carmen. Mikhail Lobukhin as Torero.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
One of the final scenes.<br/>Photo by Damir Yusupov.
One of the final scenes.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.