El Remendado, Carmen, Bizet

Carmen was one of Luciano's first full Operas. The Opera production was held at CSU Chico and directed by Luciano's teacher Dr. Ying Yeh. In the cast, Molly Mahoney stared as Carmen, Eric Seiler as Don Jose, Kevin Valenzuela as Morales, Allison Richeter and Melanie Seiler as Mercedes and Frasquita, Luciano Marazzo and Michael Beale as El Remendado and El Dancario, and Calixta Daner as Micaela.

The show was run for two nights at the Performing Arts Center Auditiorium (Room 134) and sold a total of 351 tickets. In the video, the quintet of the second act where Carmen, Fresqita and Mercedes join forces with the smugglers. In the picture, Allison Richter, Melanie Seiler, Molly Mahoney, Luciano Marazzo and Michael Beale. Currently, almost all of the singers of this quintet has enjoyed a musical career in the west coast of the United States.

Act II - Quintet