Georges Bizet’s, Carmen
The Cineplex theatres will present a special live performance of Georges Bizet’s opera, Carmen, on Saturday November 1, 2014 at 1:55pm as part of the series, The Met: Live in HD.
Saturday November 1, 2014 at 1:55pm as part of the series, The Met: Live in HD.
Conductor: Pablo Heras-Casado/Louis Langrée Featuring: Anita Rachvelishvili, Aleksandrs Antonenko, also starring Anita Hartig, Ildar Abdrazakov Synopsis: Richard Eyre’s mesmerizing production of Bizet’s steamy melodrama returns with mezzo-soprano Anita Rachvelishvili singing her signature role of the ill-fated gypsy temptress. Aleksandrs Antonenko plays her desperate lover, the soldier Don José, and Ildar Abdrazakov is the swaggering bullfighter, Escamillo, who comes between them. Pablo Heras-Casado conducts the irresistible score, which features one beloved and instantly recognizable melody after another.