Production and stage design: Franco Zeffirelli
Costumes:Leo Bei

To many, Carmen is the archetypal woman who never allows anyone to rob her of her freedom, to others again an insatiable jezebel ultimately incapable of relationships and love. The stirring and emotionally charged melodies of this opera still enchant legions of listeners to this day.

Tickets can be ordered immediatly on the Internet:
Remaining non-assogned tickets can normally be purchased two month before the performance date (e.g. on 1st September for 1st November, on 30th September for 30th November. Tickets for performances between 1st and 30th September will be sold from 1st to 30th May and for 1st to 31st October from 1st to 30th June)
- via Internet:,
- for credit card holders: Tel: +43 1 513 1 513, Mon. to Sun. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
- box office sales: Bundestheater ticket office (1., Operngasse 2), Burgtheater (1., Universitätsring 2), Volksoper (9., Währinger Strasse 78): Mon. to Fri. 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sat., Sun. and holidays: 9 a.m. to 12 noon
Standing room tickets are sold starting 80 minutes before curtain time at the standing room box office (entrance Operngasse) only.


Vienna State Opera (Wiener Staatsoper)

Opernring 2
1010 Wien

Tickets & Info

  • 15 - 228 €

Current Dates

  • Tue. 23 Jan 2018, 7 p.m.
  • Fri. 26 Jan 2018, 7 p.m.
  • Mon. 29 Jan 2018, 7 p.m.