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CARMEN | Bizet

February 2 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm - $21.95 Adult; $18.95 Senior; $12.95 Youth

ArtSpring Presents The Met Opera live on screen

Georges Bizet
Sung in French

Mezzo-soprano Clémentine Margaine reprises her remarkable portrayal of opera’s ultimate seductress, a triumph in her 2017 debut performances, with impassioned tenor Roberto Alagna as her lover, Don José. Louis Langrée conducts Sir Richard Eyre’s powerful production, a Met favorite since its 2009 premiere.

World premiere: Opéra Comique, Paris, 1875. Bizet’s masterpiece of the gypsy seductress who lives by her own rules has had an impact far beyond the opera house. The opera’s melodic sweep is as irresistible as the title character herself, a force of nature who has become a defining female cultural figure. Carmen was a scandal at its premiere but soon after became a triumphal success and has remained one of the most frequently staged operas in the world.


Transmission of The Met: Live in HD in Canada is made possible thanks to the generosity of
Jacqueline Desmarais, in memory of Paul G. Desmarais Sr.

The Met: Live in HD series is made possible by a generous grant from its founding sponsor
The Neubauer Family Foundation

Digital support of The Met: Live in HD is provided by

The HD broadcasts are supported by


February 2
10:00 am - 1:30 pm
$21.95 Adult; $18.95 Senior; $12.95 Youth
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