2019 Theatre Season
Presented by Townsville City Council
*This is a film of the live Theatrical Performance*
Don José loses everything to be with the capricious Carmen, with a fierceness that can only lead to catastrophe.
Clémentine Margaine stars as opera’s ultimate seductress, opposite superstar Roberto Alagna (who captivated Live in HD audiences as Don José in 2010) as the passionate solider held in the throes of Carmen’s cruel magnetism
Louis Langrée conducts Sir Richard Eyre’s thrilling production, a favorite in the Met’s repertoire and one of the most popular operas of all time.
Sung in French with English subtitles.