US premiere. Ran from 16 October to 28 December 1878, and from 29 February to 5 April 1879. Ballet by Franceso.
Hauk was the only performer to sing in Italian.
First apperance in Chicago of Valleria.
First Carmen in English in Milwaukee.
Emma Juch’s first appearance as Carmen.
Emil Hahn was Stage Director.
Mapleson & Strakosch signing dueling productions in the US for the 1878-1879 season.
First company to do an English language production the US.