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May 19, 2019 @ 3:00 pm




One of the most famous operas, Commonwealth Lyric Theater brings the tragic story of Carmen to the Newton Festival of the Arts. Innocence and passion, trust and betrayal – a whirlwind of human emotions aggrandized by magnificent music. Critically-acclaimed cast, ensemble, children’s chorus, original sets and costumes, unique stage direction – everything works together to create a unique experience of theater and life.

Three Performances – May 17 at 7:30PM, May 18 at 7:30PM and May 19 at 3PM

Carmen – Anna Cley, mezzo-soprano
Don José – Giovanni Formisano, tenor
Micaela – Olga Lisovskaya, soprano
Escamilio – Will Meinert, bass
Frasquita – Jean Furman, soprano
Zuniga – Alexander Prokhorov-Tolstoy, bass-baritone
Mercedes – TBA

Commonwealth Lyric Theater Orchestra and Ensemble

Artistic Director – Alexander Prokhorov-Tolstoy

Tickets and Info: https://www.commonwealthlyrictheater.com/

Tickets and Info/

This event is part of Newton Festival of the Arts and is supported in part by a grant from the Newton Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agencyю


May 19, 2019
3:00 pm
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