Harvard Night at the Opera

Backstage Tour, Reception & Performance of Carmen


Carmen is a beautiful and free-spirited gypsy who makes men melt. When the naive Don Jose falls for her, he falls hard into a dangerous obsession, breaking up with his childhood sweetheart and abandoning the military. But the reckless Carmen cannot be tamed, and she grows weary of Don Jose once she meets the glamorous toreador, Escamillo. This messy love triangle won’t end well.

Studio Artist Brenna Corner will direct, and Music Director Arthur Fagen will conduct. Mezzo-soprano Varduhi Abrahamyan makes her company and U.S. debut in the title role, and tenor Gianluca Terranova returns to Atlanta in the role of Don Jose. Baritone Edward Parks is Escamillo, the bullfighter, and Nicole Cabell returns to The Atlanta Opera as the spurned Micaëla.



Tickets include a pre-performance reception with Atlanta Opera's General & Artistic Director - Tomer Zvulun, pre-performance backstage tour, and access to the VIP Intermezzo Lounge during intermission.


  • Arrive and park 6:00 - 6:30pm
  • Reception & Backstage Tour 6:30 - 7:30pm
  • Performance 7:50pm
  • VIP Intermezzo Lounge during intermission

$45 for members
$55 for non-members


Limited to 25 attendees

Tickets must be purchased by April 27st



6:30PM Tue 1 May 2018, Eastern timezone


Cobb Energy Centre
2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30339

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Look Who's Coming:

Annemarie Schwarzkopf
Guest of Annemarie Schwarzkopf
Kenneth Farrish
Carol Farrish
Jesse Elison
Margaret Brown
Celia Hunter
James Baxter
Harold Lewis
Joseph Young
Vjollca Young
wendy jamerson
Doris Jamerson
Henry Feinstein
Maxine K. Feinstein
... a total of 15 guests.
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