Semi-staged performances of Carmen are set May 16-17 in Walla Walla.
The Walla Walla Symphony is closing out its season with the famed opera, with help from the Walla Walla Choral Society and a slate of soloists from the region and beyond. A choir of students from Walla Walla Public Schools also is taking part.
Showtimes are at 7:30 p.m. May 16 and at 3 p.m. May 17 at Cordiner Hall at Whitman College, 345 Boyer Ave.
Tickets are $17-$28 for adults, $8-$16 for students and $5 for youths 18 and younger. They’re available at www.wwsymphony.org, by calling 509-529-8020, at the symphony office at 131/2 E. Main St., Suite 201, or at the door.