Friday, July 2, 7:00pm–8:00pm

The innkeeper Lillas Pastia narrates the tempestuous story of the irresistible seductress Carmen and her hapless lover Don José in this fully staged, hour-long adaptation of Bizet’s beloved opera, providing a perfect introduction to opera for newcomers of any age.

A pre-registered free ticket, government-issued photo ID, and proof of full vaccination or a recent negative COVID-19 test is required for attendance. Visit the Picnic Performances page for more information about in-park attendance.

Can't make the show in-person? Join the livestream on FacebookInstagram, or YouTube @bryantparknyc, courtesy of Bank of America. No registration is needed for the livestream!

Part of the New York City Opera program.