The fiery ballet 'Carmen' tells the story of the downfall of Don Jose, who falls in love with gypsy Carmen, yet loses her to the glamorous torero Escamillo. The climax builds to when Don Jose kills Carmen in a jealous rage, to the beautiful music by Bizet. Also on the program, is the classical ballet 'Paquita', elegance and beauty are characteristics of this world famous ballet.
Lakewood Cultural Center,
470 S. Allison Parkway, Lakewood
7:30 pm on Saturday, April 25
2:00 pm on Sunday, April 26