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5 Ratings

Carmen: A Hip Hopera

Directed by Robert Townsend
United States, 2001
Musical, Drama

Synopsis

Based on Bizet’s classic opera and its all African American musical counterpart Carmen Jones, Carmen a Hiphopera is a modern retelling of the story of the tragic gypsy Carmen. The setting has been taken from the hots streets of Barcelona and is now in scorching urban Philadelphia.

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Carmen: A Hip Hopera Directed by Robert Townsend