Russian State Opera is set to delight you with the powerful and dramatic production of Carmen - feel the thrill of fiery passion, jealousy, and violence of 19th century Seville in Bizet’s most popular opera.
Carmen tells the story of the downfall of Don José, a naïve soldier who falls head over heels in love with Carmen, a seductive, free-spirited femme fatale. The infatuated Don José abandons his childhood sweetheart and neglects his military duties, only to lose the fickle Carmen to the glamorous toreador Escamillo.
The music of Carmen has been widely acclaimed for the brilliance of its melodies, enthralling atmosphere, and orchestration, as well as for the skill with which Bizet musically represented the emotions and suffering of his characters.
The Toreador Song is among the best known of all operatic arias.
The rich and colorful vigor of the gypsies’ scenes will have you on the edge of your seat, the vibrancy, enthusiasm, and intensity of the performances will reverberate long after the final curtain has fallen Love, treachery, passion, and betrayal, Carmen has it all.
Carmen – the most powerful, enjoyable, and tuneful opera.
Music by Georges Bizet. Sung in French with English Subtitles
“Always top-quality productions from this producer”. Stage Talk Magazine
Featuring an impressive cast and accompanied by a live Orchestra
House & Event Policies
2+ years would require a ticket to enter the Auditorium.
Below 2 years are not permitted into the Auditorium.
Patrons under 16 years old must be accompanied by an adult.
Latecomers may only be admitted at a suitable pause.
Any use of mobile phones, cameras, and other electronic devices inside the auditorium is strictly prohibited
The Opera Cafe opens two hours before the performance
Entry may be refused if the below conditions are not met
-Please make your seat selection strictly based on your group size (1,2,3 or 4)
-Any selection that is not based on the group size can lead to entry rejection on the day of the
-The maximum number of seats that can be selected online is up to 4 seats.
-When choosing your seats online please make sure no empty seat remains next to your selection
-Wearing a face mask is mandatory at all times, including inside the Auditorium. You will be asked to
leave if you are not wearing your face mask correctly.
-Please do not attend if you have COVID symptoms