Car­men in Shang­hai

China Daily (Canada) - - LIFE -

Shang­hai OperaHouse will present Ge­orges Bizet’s opera Car­men. The hero­ine Car­men, a fiery and se­duc­tive gypsy woman, will be played by Aurhe­lia Varak on Feb 26 and by Liu Ying on Feb 27. An opera with mu­sic ac­claimed for bril­liant melodies, great har­monies and skill­ful mu­si­cal in­ter­pre­ta­tions of the char­ac­ters, Car­men de­picts the down­fall of Don Jose, a naive sol­dier who falls in love with Car­men and loses her love to an­other man. In a jeal­ous rage, Jose kills Car­men on­stage. Lin Yousheng will con­duct the Shang­hai OperaHouse Orches­tra. 7:15 pm, Feb 26 and 27. Shang­hai Grand The­ater, 300 Ren­min Lu (Av­enue), Shang­hai. 400-106-8686.

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