Celebrating Carmen: Bizet’s Beloved Opera Gets A 21st Century Makeover

Why We Recommend it

This production of Bizet’s beloved opera Carmen, a tale of love, lust and revenge, will feature talent, both international and from Hong Kong, alongside a high-tech rotating set.


Opera Hong Kong kicks off its 15th anniversary program with a production of Georges Bizet’s Carmen, jointly presented with Le French May.

The show will be conducted by Yves Abel, Chief Conductor of the Nordwestdeutsche Philarmonie, Germany, with French director Jean-Romain Vesperini also taking the helm.

The new production propels Carmen into the 21st century with an innovative nested rotating set and features renowned artists who have performed in leading opera houses around the world alongside strong local talent.


When: 16 May 2018 - 20 May 2018 Where: Grand theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre – 10 Salisbury Rd – Tsim Sha Tsui