Clémentine Margaine starts the new year in her highly anticipated Metropolitan Opera debut singing Carmen, her signature role. Ms. Margaine performs on January 19, 23, 27 & 31 and February 3, 7, 11, 15 & 18, with Marcelo Álvarez as Don José, Kyle Ketelsen as Escamillo (Michael Todd Simpson sings the role on Feb. 15), and Maria Agresta is Micaëla (Janai Brugger appears on Feb. 3). Conductors Asher Fisch Louis Langrée, and Derrick Inouye alternate performances leading from the podium, in the Met’s ever-popular production by Sir Richard Eyre.

Listen to live audio broadcasts on January 19 via Met Opera Radio and February 11 on stations nationwide (Station Finder).