Written in 1875, Carmen is an opera in four acts by the famous French composer, Georges Bizet. The libretto was written by Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy, and was based on a novella by Prosper Mérimée.
The first performance of Carmen in Barcelona was in August 1881 and it was first staged at the Liceu in January 1888. Having last shown at the Liceu in 2001, the legendary opera now returns to the theatre with actress Béatrice Uria-Monzon playing Carmen. There will be performances throughout April, as well as one on May 2nd.
April 17th, 20th, 23rd, 29th, May 2nd: 8pm
April 26th: 5pm
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