Kentucky Opera presents Carmen
Can the power within give you the strength to survive your circumstance?
Iconic. Brave. Timeless. Carmen struggles to overcome her tragic circumstances. Featuring Bizet’s magnetic music, hear some of the most recognizable melodies in opera, including the “Habanera,” the “Seguidilla,” and the famous “Toreador Song.” Carmen is a heroine for the ages.
Sung in French with English supertitles
Director: Dan Wallace Miller
Conductor: Joseph Mechavich
Carmen: Elise Quagliata
Don Josè: Dominic Armstrong
Escamillo: Richard Ollarsaba
Micaëla: Emily Albrink
-There is one 20 minute intermission
-Opera Unwrapped with the cast and creative following each of the Sunday performances
-Opera Talk Back with the conductor following each of the Sunday performances
-Parking is available at the Brown Hotel Garage - access via 3rd St and valet parking in front of the Brown Theatre for $15
-Pre-Show Bites (hors d’oeuvres and cash bar) available before each show with a per person cost of $20 for Friday and $15 for Sunday, available by calling Rron at the Kentucky Opera, 502-561-7933.
-Please note there will be gunshots in the performance at the end of act 2 and the end of act 4.
-Learn more about this opera: https://kyopera.org/carmen-2019/