Regina Opera Releases ‘Carmen’ Production

By Logan Martell

Regina Opera has released its 2019 production of Bizet’s “Carmen,” available to stream for free via the company’s website and YouTube page.

Conducted by Gregory Ortega, the cast includes Lara Michole Tilotson in the title role, with Christopher Trapani as Don Jose, Alexis Cregger as Micaela, and Jaeman Yoon as Escamillo.

Viewers can also watch excerpts and full videos of previous productions of works such as “Aida,” “La Boheme,” “Don Giovanni,” “Gianni Schicchi,” “Hansel and Gretel,” “Lucia di Lammiermoor,” past seasonal concerts, and more.

Founded in 1970 by Marie Cantoni and Nicholas Tierno, the New York based company has been a longtime proponent of presenting classic works to audiences in an accessible manner that allows longtime fans and new listeners the chance to enjoy the art form.