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Carmen Tickets

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Metropolitan Opera House
31 Dec 2023 - 22 May 2024
3 hr 25 min with interval
Suitable for 12+
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Why Watch Carmen?

  • Watch the classic Carmen opera, first performed by Opéra-Comique in Paris in 1875. Set in the modern day, it tackles pressing issues such as gender-violence and labor exploitation.
  • Witness the brilliance of English director Carrie Cracknell as she successfully revitalizes this classic opera in her Met debut.
  • Be captivated as Aigul Akhmetshina and Clémentine Margaine bring to life the complex and volatile Carmen while Piotr Beczała and Michael Fabiano portray the troubled Don José.
  • Get your tickets for Carmen opera on Broadway to be an audience to this powerful production!

About Show

Show Details

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Carmen is one of the most iconic operas of all time. The Met begins the New Year with a production that breathes fresh life into this classic tale. Carrie Cracknell, the acclaimed English director, makes her Met debut and successfully transports the story to the contemporary era, exploring present-day issues such as gendered violence and labor abuses. This production of Carmen boasts a stellar cast with Aigul Akhmetshina, Piotr Beczała, Angel Blue, and Kyle Ketelsen. Later in the season, Clémentine Margaine, Michael Fabiano, Ailyn Pérez, and Ryan Speedo Green take over the reins. Book your tickets to the Carmen opera on Broadway today!

The Story

Carmen is a tale of love, passion, and defiance. Set in modern times, it delves into the life of Carmen, a spirited woman who desires to break societal boundaries. She is pursued by Don José, a man torn between his duty and his passion for Carmen. Watch the Carmen opera on Broadway. Tickets available now!

Show Timings

  • Mon, Tue, Fri, Thu: 7PM, 7:30 PM
  • Sat: 12:30 PM, 1 PM, 8 PM
  • Sun: 6:30 PM
  • Show timings for Carmen may vary every week. You can check the show timings for your preferred date at the next stage of booking.

Cast & Crew

  • Leading Roles: Aigul Akhmetshina as Carmen, Piotr Beczała as Don José, Angel Blue as Micaëla, Kyle Ketelsen as Escamillo, Clémentine Margaine, Michael Fabiano, Ailyn Pérez, and Ryan Speedo Green
  • Director: Carrie Cracknell
  • Conductors: Daniele Rustioni, Diego Matheuz
  • Composer: Anthony Davis
  • Librettist: Thulani Davis

Note: Producers can not guarantee the appearance of any particular artist, which is always subject to illness and holidays.

  • The age restriction is 12 and above.
  • Please keep in mind that Broadway theatres do not have an age classification organization. This means that all age recommendations are subjective. Please use your judgment while purchasing tickets for any show.

Tickets Redemption

  • E-tickets will be provided when you check in online.
  • You will receive an email confirmation with your Carmen opera voucher instantly.
  • Please display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID. A physical printout is not necessary.

Cancellation & Refunds

  • Tickets cannot be refunded, amended, or rescheduled.

Metropolitan Opera House

One of the most iconic landmarks in New York City, the Metropolitan Opera House is an opera house located on Broadway at Lincoln Square. The performance venue opened in 1966, taking the place of the original 1883 Metropolitan Opera House. The opulent and dazzlingly beautiful opera house has a seating capacity of 3800, making it the largest repertory opera house in the world!

Seating Capacity: 3800

Metropolitan Opera House Seating Plan will help you find the best seats in the theatre.

Getting There

Facilities & Accessibility

Additional Information

Address: 30 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Subway: Take the No. 1 train to 66th Street Lincoln Center station

Bus: Buses M5, M7, M10, M11, M20, M66, M104 and BxM2 stop at the Metropolitan Opera House

Available Facilities: Bar, Restaurant, Water Fountain, Toilets

Accessibility: Accessible Restrooms, Wheelchair Spaces, Visual and Hearing Assistance, Breathing Devices

Security: Please be aware that for your comfort and security all audience members will be subject to security checks upon arrival at The Metropolitan Opera House.

Dress Code: Smart and casual wear or semi-formals are recommended. Keep in mind, that most Broadway theatres are air-conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly.

Outside Food: Most theatres do not allow outside food inside the theatres but most of them also have a café or restaurant inside the premises or nearby.

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