Carmen Production Photos, Directed By Anna Morrissey. Waterperry Gardens, Waterperry Opera Festival Photo: Ellie Kurtz

Waterperry Opera Festival – Bizet’s Carmen – Samantha Price, Xavier Hetherington & Catriona Hewitson; directed by Anna Morrissey; conducted by Bertie Baigent

Having programmed only comedies and lighter-hearted fare in the previous five years of its existence, Waterperry Opera Festival now ventures into the territory of tragic and sensational repertoire with Bizet’s Carmen. Perhaps with the backdrop of Waterperry House, behind the open-air stage in mind, the opera becomes an astutely observed study in domestic violence, rather than a […]

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