There are wonderful things to do and see in Sydney, but no trip to Sydney is complete without a visit to its most famous building. And the best thing to do when you visit the Sydney Opera House is to come inside and see an opera performance. Prepare for the most impressive night you’ve ever had.
This colourful new take on Bizet’s famous opera, Carmen, hones in on the relationships at its heart, on the wild love that promises freedom while binding the lovers in an unbreakable web of fate.
In the heat, dust and danger of a Cuban city, fiery Carmen sings her siren song. With each seductive note, the guileless Don José is drawn into her world: a world of smugglers in suits, a world outside of society’s bounds.
What kind of person chooses a love that they know will destroy them? What kind of person sees that destiny, and dances towards it, without fear?
Following his phenomenal Tosca, Director John Bell creates a new take on Bizet’s famous opera, honing in on the relationship at its heart and the wild love that promises freedom while binding the lovers in an unbreakable web of fate.
Andrea Molino conducts French star Clémentine Margaine and Australian favourite Milijana Nikolic as Carmen, with thrilling tenors Yonghoon Lee and Brandon Jovanovich as Don José.WHAT: Carmen at the Sydney Opera House
WHEN: 16/06/2016 - 12/08/2016 (7:30 pm - 10:00 pm)
WHERE: Sydney Opera House
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