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Wed 10 November - Fri 12 November

Opera North - Carmen

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10 Nov

7pm

From: £20.00

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12 Nov

7pm

From: £20.00

  • Audio Described

This scorching new production of one of the most popular operas ever written will take you deep down into a world where desire and hot-blooded passion reign supreme… Carmen is a strong woman doing what she can to survive in a poor frontier town, manipulating and seducing the men who try to control her. But when one man’s obsession turns to wild jealousy, the consequences are shocking.

Bizet’s flamenco-infused music overflows with emotion  and unforgettable melodies including the ‘Habanera’ and Toreador Song. Penned 150 years ago, the themes of femininity, desire, violence and toxic masculinity resonate now more than ever. Edward Dick returns to direct following his five-star Tosca that thrilled audiences in 2018.

Duration: First Act 80 mins | Interval 20 mins | Second Act 60 mins

Additional information

Age 12+

Sung in French with English titles

Please be aware this production includes depictions of violence (including violence against women and murder) and drug use.

Audio described |
Fri 12 November | 5.45pm | Pre-show Talk

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