Opera Adventures: Carmen Tuesday, April 16, 2024 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Central Library 350 West Georgia St. Vancouver V6B 6B1 Immerse yourself in the fiery passion and dramatic intensity of Georges Bizet's masterpiece, Carmen. This riveting performance brings to life the story of the enigmatic Carmen and her tumultuous romance with Don José, portrayed through the rich, compelling voices of mezzo-soprano Emma Parkinson and baritone Martin Renner Wallace. Accompanied by the talented pianist Peri Lo, experience musical excerpts that capture the essence of this beloved opera. Explore the fascinating insights into Bizet's creation, a work that revolutionized the operatic stage with its vibrant characters, stirring melodies, and bold emotional depth. Hosted by Vancouver Opera's resident scholar, Nicholas Burns, this event promises an unforgettable exploration of one of the most enduring works in the operatic repertoire. Join us for a celebration of passion, drama, and the unforgettable music of Carmen.