Revel in drama and passion as the Reno Phil Orchestra, Chorus, and guest vocalists closes Season 54 with music from one of history’s most celebrated operas, Bizet’s Carmen. Derided by critics and considered scandalous at the time of its premiere, this fiery and tragic love story has become a classic and features some of music’s best-known operatic arias like “Habanera” and “Toreador Song.” Follow the tale of the vibrant and unforgettable Carmen, one of art’s great and lasting characters, and become a part of experience by donning attire in the color of love and passion – red.
April 15 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
April 16 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Georges BIZET: Carmen
SATURDAY, APRIL 15, 2023 AT 4:00 PM PST In Person OR Livestream
SUNDAY, APRIL 16, 2023 AT 4:00 PM PST In Person OR Livestream
Doors open at 2:30 pm on both Saturday and Sunday. Performances are at the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts at 100 S. Virginia Street in downtown Reno.
Patrons are required to comply with our health & safety policies. Please review the latest updates here. We will adjust the policies based on the latest guidelines. Thank you for your cooperation!
Single tickets & 3-concert flex packages are available August 30, 2022 at 10 AM.
On-sale beginning April 19th at 10AM . The video will be available to watch for 7 days from the first time you click into the stream player.
The guest soloists are graciously sponsored by Heather Williams in memory of Steve Williams.
Bizet’s Carmen concert performance is graciously sponsored by Sandy Raffealli / Bill Pearce Motors and Millard Reed & Millie Hopper.
The Reno Phil Chorus is graciously sponsored by Charlotte & Dick McConnell in memory of Steve Williams.
Maestro Laura Jackson is graciously sponsored by John McCall & Beverly Osowski.