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!
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!
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.
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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