With Anna Caterina Antonacci and Jonas Kaufmann bringing rare erotic intensity to the drama of Carmen and Don José, this new Royal Opera production is a darkly passionate reading of one of the world's favourite operas. Under the baton of Music Director Antonio Pappano, Georges Bizet's irresistible score drives the tragedy forward - powering a landmark staging of a musical masterpiece. Filmed in HD widescreen.
Cast: Anna Caterina Antonacci, Jonas Kaufmann, Ildebrando D'Arcangelo, Norah Amsellem
Stage Director: Francesca Zambello
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Antonio Pappano 2007
Royal Opera Chorus
Sound: LPCM Stereo / DTS 5.1 Surround
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Running Time: 152 mins