Opera Quiz: This ‘Carmen’ Quiz Will Stump Experts Of the Opera

By David Salazar

Bizet’s “Carmen” had its world premiere on March 3, 1875 and is now one of the most renowned in the canon and even popular culture.

But many people don’t know that it didn’t actually start that way. It was anything but a smashing success. So here is a challenging trivia quiz with some other nuggets about the world’s most famous opera. And to add to the fun, your results will be reflected by one of the three men that attempts his luck with the famed gypsy. Those who strike it rich might find themselves compared to the guy who ultimately wins her heart, while those with fewest correct answers will be labeled in the same breath as the guy who never had a chance.



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