Our programme for the opera buffs of tomorrow
Concessions for children (-15)
The Compagnie Karyatides returns to La Monnaie with an adaptation of Bizet's opera and of Prosper Mérimée’s original novella, mixing theatre of objects and music. Performed in both Dutch and French, Carmen is the perfect introduction to the world of opera for everyone aged nine and over.
The lonely mole decides to write a song to cheer the moon up. The grasshopper rehearses with his orchestra until they master the song. And then one night they deliver a beautiful concert. But why does the moon look so sad afterwards …?
Mozart composed more than 240 hours of music. It’s not easy to make a selection out of that lot, but we have done so for La Monnaie’s youngest fans.