Carmen is a well-known and beloved classical
opera that was composed by Georges Bizet. The opera first premiered at the Opera-Comique in Paris in 1875 and initially was
not popular with fans and critics. It was only after Bizet's death that Carmen become one of the most successful operas of
Carmen takes place in Seville, Spain during the early 1800s. The plotline revolves around the beautiful Carmen, a gypsy
who also happens to have a red hot temper. She attracts the corporal Don Jose, who decides to completely reject his former
love, commit mutiny against his superior officer and he eventually becomes a smuggler. In the end Carmen chooses another lover
and Don Jose flies into his own fiery rage, ultimately murdering her for her betrayal. Check out the opera at the theater in Chicago, Illinois.
Carmen may not have been extremely popular during its early days onstage, but it certainly has been attracting a large
following of fans since. You can check out Carmen onstage at the theater in Chicago, just make sure to reserve tickets in
advance so that you can have one of the best seats in the house.