Opera Filmed live at Teatro Dell’Opera Di Roma
Carmen the opera captured live over the European summer from the most evocative stage in the world, amidst the impressive ruins at the Baths of Caracalla, this colourful new production sets Bizet’s masterful tale of the explosive, passionate, and destructive love of a woman who values her freedom above all else not in 19th Century Spain.
The star cast is led by acclaimed Italian mezzo-soprano Veronica Simeoni as Carmen, with Roberto Aronica as Don Josè and Alexander Vinogradov as Escamillo. Award-winning Spanish conductor Jesús López-Cobos leads the Teatro dell’Opera di Roma orchestra.
- Orchestra Chorus and Corps de Ballet of the Teatro dell’Opera di Roma.
- Jesús López-Cobos
- Orchestra of the Teatro dell’Opera di Roma
- Veronica Simeoni (Carmen), Roberto Aronica (Don Josè), Alexander Vinogradov (Escamillo), Rosa Feola (Micaëla)
- Georges Bizet
- Valentina Carrasco
- Set Design
- Samal Blak
- Captured live from Terme di Caracalla, Rome, 28th June.