Jesús López Cobos conducts Carmen at the Baths of Caracalla with Opera di Roma

14 June 2017

Jesús López Cobos conducts Carmen at the Baths of Caracalla with Opera di Roma

Jesús López Cobos returns to Italy this month to conduct Bizet Carmen with the Opera di Roma at the Roman Baths of Caracalla from 28 June 2017. Valentina Carrasco's new production stars Veronica Simeoni in the title role with Roberto Aronica as Don Josè and Alexander Vinogradov as Escamillo.

López Cobos recently conducted Verdi Un ballo in maschera at Opera di Roma, which he also conducted at Wiener Staatsoper. His interpretation received critical acclaim:

"Jesus Lopez Cobos delivered a dynamic, impressive performance."
Der Neue Merkur, April 2017

Carmen will run from 28 June until 14 July.