The Metropolitan Opera: Carmen

The Metropolitan Opera: Carmen Movie Poster
User rating: 4.5 16 votes and 4 Reviews | Write a Review

3h 30m | Drama, Musical, Other

One of the most popular operas of all time, Carmen "is about sex, violence, and racism—and its corollary: freedom," says Olivier Award-winning director Richard Eyre about his new production of Bizet's drama. "It is one of the inalienably great works of art. It's sexy, in every sense. And I think it should be shocking." Elina Garanca sings the seductive gypsy of the title for the first time at the Met, opposite Roberto Alagna as the obsessed Don José.

Director: Yannick Nézet-Séguin
Studio: The Metropolitan Opera
Producer(s): Richard Eyre
Cast: Elina Garanca, Roberto Alagna, Barbara Frittoli, Mariusz Kwiecien
Writer(s): Georges Bizet

  Change Location