Photo by Ennevi. Courtesy of Fondazione Arena di Verona

Colorado Public Radio will be broadcasting Central City Opera's production of Carmen live this evening.  It's our first live broadcast from the historic Central City Opera House.  Join Charley Samson and Monika Vischer live starting at 7:30pm. 

Click here to watch a video of Charley and Monika talking about the upcoming broadcast.

Kirstin Chávez is in the title role, with Jonathan Burton as Don José, Elizabeth Caballero as Micaëla and Gustavo Ahualli as Escamillo. Timothy Myers conducts, with the Colorado Children's Chorale/ Deborah DeSantis and the Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Artists Training Program.

It's part of Colorado Public Radio's Summerfest Celebration.