Immerse yourself in the spellbinding world of Roxey Ballet Company’s one-act ballet, Carmen. Choreographed by founder and visionary Mark Roxey, this contemporary masterpiece full of passion and betrayal tells the sensual tale of the fabled temptress of Seville.
Based on Prosper Merimee’s novel, Carmen traces the dramatic downward spiral of its titular character and the tumultuous journey of Don José, as he is torn between the love of his wife, Michaela, and the irresistible allure of Carmen. As Carmen navigates her own romantic entanglements with admirers like the Toreador Escamillo, Captain Zuniga, and the soldier-smuggler Morales, the ballet weaves a vibrant tapestry of treachery, lust, and betrayal.
This sizzling dance production invites the audience to witness the twists of romance and the tragic consequences that unfold in this story. Adding to the allure, the performance features a guest appearance by world-class flamenco dancer Lisa Botalico who embodies the role of the Fortune Teller. Don’t miss the chance to experience the passion and drama of Carmen, brought to life through the artistry of Roxey Ballet Company.