World-renowned mezzo-soprano J’Nai Bridges sings the title role in Bizet’s Carmen, an ageless ode to one woman’s fierce independence.
If desire is the spark of love, then Carmen has ignited a thousand infernos. Opera’s quintessential femme fatale, Carmen shows us she’s that and so much more—a fearless, flirtatious force of nature who refuses to answer to anyone but herself. Her confidence attracts the attention of Don José, whose passion turns to obsession, then spirals into madness. When José threatens Carmen with death should she refuse him, she chooses freedom over all. Featuring some of opera’s best-knownView more
Cincinnati Opera subscribers will be contacted in April with additional information about their ticket options. Single tickets for Summer at Summit go on sale June 7 and start at $15 each.
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Jul 17, 2021 at 08:30 pm - 10:00 pm (Sat)
- Jul 22, 2021 at 08:30 pm - 10:00 pm (Thu)
- Jul 26, 2021 at 08:30 pm - 10:00 pm (Mon)
- Jul 30, 2021 at 08:30 pm - 10:00 pm (Fri)
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Our 2021 Summer Festival features three beloved operas presented without intermissions in specially tailored, ninety-minute versions that retain their full stories and best-loved music.
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