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Opera Cheat Sheet

Opera Cheat Sheet: Carmen

Listen to our quick overview of Georges Bizet’s Carmen, which is this week’s Metropolitan Opera broadcast airing on our station Saturday at 11:30AM.



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In this week’s Opera Cheat Sheet, Classical 91.7’s program director St.John Flynn and opera expert Eric Skelly discuss Bizet’s beloved Carmen, the story of the naïve young soldier Don Jose seduced by the wild gypsy girl Carmen.  You can hear the Metropolitan Opera’s production of Carmen Saturday at 11:30AM on Classical 91.7 and online at