The Carmen Fixation
The Carmen Fixation
Bizet

Sat, March 5 – 8:00pm
Wed, March 9 – 7:30pm
Fri, March 11 – 8:00pm
Sun, March 13 – 2:00pm


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The Show

A closer inspection of an object of obsession.

In a fascinating adaptation of Bizet's timeless Carmen by Music Director Jonathan Khuner, we are excited to present rising star Buffy Baggott as history's most famous gypsy. Carmen is Ms. Baggott's signature role, having performed it with the Lyric Opera of Chicago, Arizona Opera, and many others. Reviews have compared her portrayal to an "animal stalking its kill," "a vamp," "a lithe siren" and "Cleopatra spiced with nearly every role Dietrich ever played. . . ."

* Approximate running time: just under 2 hours
* Sung in English with English supertitles
* Pre-performance lecture in the library beginning 45 mins prior to curtain.

Mark Streshinsky talks about
'The Carmen Fixation'



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A cracking good time at rehearsal!

The Cast

Carmen – Buffy Baggott
Don Jose – Pedro Rodelas
Micaela – Jillian Khuner
Escamillo – Michael Taylor


Production

Conductor – Robert Ashens
Stage Director – Mark Streshinsky
Production Designer – Mark Streshinsky
Projection Designer – Jeremy Knight


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