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La Tragedie de Carmen Tickets & Information

New World Stages / Stage 5

340 West 50th Street

Between 8th and 9th Avenues

New York NY 10019 View on map

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La Tragedie de Carmen Summary

The popular tale of a doomed romance between a sensuous gypsy and Don Jose, a Spanish soldier whom she lures into her world. Don Jose rejects his childhood love of Micaela and turns from his superiors in the army, only to be betrayed by Carmen who falls in love with Escamillo, the dashing toreador. Peter Brook’s powerful one-act adaptation will be performed in French with English supertitles and a 14-piece on-stage chamber orchestra.

La Tragedie de Carmen Special Information

  • The production is part of the second annual InCite Arts Festival, presented by the Boston University College of Fine Arts.
  • There will be a Pre-show discussion on Saturday, March 7, 6:30pm and a Talkback with the director, select cast members, and Opera Institute faculty on Sunday, March 8, 3:30pm.

La Tragedie de Carmen Cast Members:

Carmen: Stephanie Chigas
Don Jose: Darren Anderson
Micaela: Jessica Stavros
Escamillo: Brian Major
Lillas Pastia: Martin Bakari
Zuniga: Bradley Smoak

La Tragedie de Carmen Creative Team

Composer / Librettist: Georges Bizet / Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halevy
Director: Jim Petosa
Conductor: William Lumpkin
Producer: InCite Arts Festival
Press Agent: DARR Publicity

La Tragedie de Carmen Quick Facts

Running Time:

75 minutes, with no intermission

Price Range

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Audience :

Recommended for 12 +
Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

First Preview Date On Sale Through
March 6, 2009 (begins 03/06)

Box Office Hours

Monday, Thursday & Friday: 1pm - 8pm (When there is a late performance, open until curtain.)
Tuesday: 1pm - 7pm (When there is a late performance, open until curtain.)
Wednesday & Saturday 10am - 8pm (When there is a late performance, open until curtain.)
Sunday: 10am - 7pm (When there is a late performance, open until curtain.)

Please Note: Advance sales for future performances end 30 minutes prior to the final curtain of the day.

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