October 6 - 8, 2023
The Power of Passion and Obsession
Tacoma Opera opens its gripping 2023-24 season with a bold production of Georges Bizet's Carmen. Delve into the dark depths of desire with this provocative portrayal of passion's power and the strength of the human spirit.
In this unflinching take on the consequences of unbridled passion, the fiercely independent Carmen finds herself ensnared in Don Josè's web of obsession, which ultimately seals her tragic fate. The powerful score, featuring such unforgettable arias as the Habanera and the Toreador's Song, captures the story's emotional turbulence while simultaneously celebrating the eponymous heroine's resilience and strength.
Don't miss this unforgettable evening of opera that fearlessly confronts all-consuming love; secure your tickets for Carmen today.