Archive: MET LIVE - Georges Bizet - Carmen
MET LIVE - Georges Bizet - Carmen
Georges Bizet: Carmen.
Conducts: Pablo Heras-Casado.
Starring: Anita Hartig, Anita Rachvelishvili, Aleksandrs Antonenko, Ildar Abdrazakov.
In French and English with Czech subtitles.
Preliminary transmission length 3 hours 38 minutes.
The New York Times described the production of Carmen from director Richard Eyer as "evil". No wonder it has become the most successful in the history of opera live broadcasts Met: Live in HD. Seductive gypsy of the title role is played by Anita Rachvelishvili, for which it garnered unprecedented success at the world's leading stages. Aleksandrs Antonenko will be presented as enamored soldier Don José, promising soprano Anita Hartig will sing Micaela and Ildar Abdrazakov bullfighter Escamillo. Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera will manage Spanish conductor Pablo Heras-Casado.