Monthly Archives: January 2010

Jan. 16 Met simulcast: Carmen

Surgeon General’s Warning: Elīna Garanĉa, cigarette girl in Met’s ‘Carmen,’ addictive and deadly

Garanĉa’s intoxicating performance as the gypsy temptress makes Don José’s transgressions all the more tolerable

By David Abrams

It is often said that we are the sum total of the decisions we make…