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Seattle Center, 321 Mercer St, Seattle, WA 98109

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Closed May 18, 2019

Beware the attentions of Carmen

Why See Carmen?

Classical & Opera

The Ultimate Femme Fatale

Passion overtakes the Seattle Opera as they gear up to present the most seductive opera in the repertoire - Georges Bizet's irresistible Carmen. Red hot and bursting with sizzling melodies and songs and a storyline that captures inflamed desire and terrible obsession, discover again (or for the first time) just why the world cannot get enough of this divine, dangerous and devious beauty!

The story of Carmen

Carmen is a provocative Gyspy woman, whose short temper brings her to the attention of the kind and charismatic Don Jose, who falls head over heels in love with her. An intense tale of love found and ruthlessly taken, Carmen is an intense and passionate piece, as lust and revenge go hand in hand making for a fiery finale.

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Opening night: 4 May 2019


PG 13

Sung in French with English subtitles

Run time

3 hours, 30 minutes, with 2 intermissions

And before you stop reading

Image by Takashi M Used under Creative Commons License

Cast and Creative


Carmen: Anita Rachvelishvili/Malgorzata Walewska

Don Jos?: Luis Chapa/Fernando de la Mora

Escamillo: Michael Todd Simpson

Mica?la:Norah Amsellem/Caitlin Lynch

Moral?s: Joseph Lattanzi

Zuniga: Donovan Singletary

Frasquita: Amanda Opuszynski

Merc?d?s: Sarah Larsen

Remendado: Andrew Stenson

Danca?re: David Krohn


Conductor: Pier Giorgio Morandi
Director:Bernard Uzan
Set Designer:R. Keith Brumley
Costume Designer:James Schuette
Lighting Designer:Donald Edmund Thomas
Choreographer:Peggy Hickey
English Captions:Jonathan Dean
Sets: Lyric Opera of Kansas City
Costumes: Seattle Opera

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