Mezzo-soprano Aigul Akhmetshina leads a powerhouse quartet of stars in the touchstone role of the irresistible femme fatale, alongside tenor Piotr Beczała as Carmen’s lover Don José, soprano Angel Blue as the devoted Micaëla, and bass-baritone Kyle Ketelsen as the swaggering Escamillo. Daniele Rustioni conducts Bizet’s heart-pounding score.
Acclaimed English director Carrie Cracknell makes her Met debut, reinvigorating the classicstory of deadly passion with a staging that moves the action to the present day, amid a band of human traffickers.
This feature is Free List Suspended. We are unable to offer complimentary tickets, such as Friend Membership Free Tickets, for this feature.
Unfortunately no Audio Description track is available for this feature.
Met Opera 23/24
Concert Film/Event Cinema