Our privacy policy was last updated on Monday 24 June 2019View it hereDismiss
Sign in
Bachtrack logo
Home
What's on
Reviews
Articles
Video
Site
EventsReviewsArticles

Work: Carmen

Find classical music concert, opera, ballet and dance listings
Fact file
ComposerBizet, Georges (1838-1875)
PeriodRomantic
Work typeDance
Upcoming eventsSee more...

StockholmLes Ballets Suedois 100 Years – a tribute

© Morgan Norman
Bizet, Honegger, Debussy
Roland Petit; Various; Jean-Guillaume Bart; Royal Swedish Ballet; Matthew Wood; Royal Swedish Orchestra
Latest reviewsSee more...

Carlos Acosta: A Celebration

Carlos Acosta in Bruce's Rooster © Tristram Kenton
For three decades, Acosta has given his audiences performances of pure pleasure. As someone who had to work against the odds to reach the top, he became one of those rare classical ballet dancers whose brilliance and incredible technical achievements, wrapped up with convincing characterisation and humble charisma, have set stages alight around the world.
****1
Read more

The Lady in Red: Queensland Ballet’s Firebird and Carmen

Camilo Ramos and Sophie Zoricic in Acosta's Carmen © David Kelly
A youthfully fresh corps and Victor Estévez hold together this uneven double bill, with Acosta’s troubled Carmen demonstrating the challenges of adapting opera to ballet.
***11
Read more

Johan Inger's Carmen for CND

Johan Inger’s Carmen is back on stage in Madrid, seducing CND's audience once again.
****1
Read more

Into the bullring: Carlos Acosta's Carmen

Federico Bonelli (Escamillo) and Marianela Núñez (Carmen) © ROH | Tristram Kenton
Carlos Acosta's Carmen premieres at the Royal Ballet, alongside Robbins' Afternoon of a Faun, Balanchine's Tchaikovsky Pas de Deux and Scarlett’s Viscera.
****1
Read more

Jo Kanamori's Carmen

Jo Kanamori has created a new Carmen for his company Noism 1 and 2. His creative story telling and Sawako Iseki's powerful interpretaion leaves a stunning impression. 
****1
Read more