The Metropolitan Opera: Carmen Encore Synopsis
The Met Opera’s encore performance of Bizet’s Carmen will be shown in select cinemas nationwide on Wednesday, November 5 at 6:30 p.m. in all time zones.

Movie Reviews

Carmen Comes Alive

By sail1096
Outstanding performances by the actors, director, Maestro and the stage crew. I was particularly impressed with the way sets were moved. It was a rare glimpse at what goes on behind the curtain....

Carmen

By joantebi
Wonderful production. However, the recording had about 3 small "hesitations" , a little disconcerting which reminds us that this is a film...

Great production

By teteca13
Loved the MET's new production of Carmen. Anita Rachvelishvili has an excellent voice for Carmen. She is not only beautiful but she has the sensuality required to play Carmen. She gives the...

Bizet's CARMEN

By mscitrin
Loved the opera, the voices and the whole production. It is great to see an opera close up and see the expressions...and also see the musicians. I will do this for many other operas that are...

Stunning, both visually and audibly

By etiennestories
I've seen half a dozen productions of Carmen over the years, including Marilyn Horne (the reigning Carmen of that era) at the MET, years ago. That being said, the performance in this film was the...

Carmen

By dwellwanger964
Excellent!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 5sstars...

Review on CARMEN

By JMLtheater
I did not particularly enjoy the singing or role interpretation of the two main leads. Hartig who sings Micaela was fabulous. There was no program at the door, as in the non-Encore presentation,...

Late start and end cut off

By mariefritzinger
Saw this encore performance at the Regal In Delaware. It was supposed to start at 6:30 but didn't start until 7:15 and then the picture cut off just at the dramatic conclusion of the opera. Other...

CARMEN

By wdericks
Magnificent. Very good picture (much better than Nozze de Figaro), good camera work, excellent sound. A couple of "hesitations" but it did not take away from the total experience. Cine Bistro in...

Stunning production

By ctla13
Visually stunning with amazing sets and costumes but it is the voices that stand out here. Just beautiful. Anita Hartig's, Michaela was especially poignant with a voice that had resounding power. ...