Opera Australia - Carmen Reviews
15 September 2019
General scene
Josè Maria Lo Monaco (Carmen)
Andeka Gorrotxategi (Don José), Josè Maria Lo Monoco (Carmen)
Luke Gabbedy (Escamillo), Ensemble
Andeka Gorrotxategi (Don José), Josè Maria Lo Monaco (Carmen)

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Carmen

Opera Australia


No. of reviews: 7

With plenty of colour and spectacle, lovers of Carmen's hits won't be disappointed
31 Mar 17 / Limelight
Josè Maria Lo Monaco performs a wildly passionate Carmen
29 Mar 17 / Alt Media
There's nothing terribly subtle about Carmen, and this production daubs in broad strokes
29 Mar 17 / Australian Stage Online
Opera Australia's Carmen asserts itself on Sydney Harbour
28 Mar 17 / The Age
Sexy and sultry, Handa Opera’s Carmen thrills with new casting
27 Mar 17 / The Daily Telegraph
Jose Maria Lo Monaco is fabulous in her role as Carmen
27 Mar 17 / The Adelaide Review
All in all, this is still a very good Carmen, and well worth the time
25 Mar 17 / Daily Review
Opera Australia embroiled in behind-the-scenes drama
A day out from the opening of revival opera Carmen on Sydney Harbour, a dramatic off-stage stoush is threatening to steal the show's limelight.
Production details
Cast
Meadows, Lo Monaco/Pendry, Gorrotxategi/Rutkowski, Gabbedy/Honeyman, Aroyan/Alleaume, Tamburini, Ede, Trubiano, Gabbedy, Jones
(c) Castles-Onion (d) Edwards
Performance dates
24, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 31 March, 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 13, 15, 16, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23 April 2017
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