Why See LA Opera - El Gato Montes: The Wildcat?
I am an outlaw because of whom I love
Placido Domingo stars as a fearsome bandit who'll stop at nothing to possess his true love in this fiery Spanish tale by Manuel Penella. Coming straight from Madrid's Teatro de la Zarzuela, this dazzling new production breathes fresh new life into a sizzling tale of the kind matador, the love-lorn outlaw and the gypsy girl for whom they will do anything for.
A quintessential Spanish opera and a personal favorite of Domingo's El Gato Montes leads across the waves to Spain where Bullfighter Rafael is content with his new love Solea, a gypsy girl he has taken in. All is well until a palm-reader forecasts trouble in Rafael's future, soon evidenced by the arrival of the bandit Juanillo and his henchmen to town.
Seeking nothing but his 'true love' Solea, he challenges Rafael to fight six bulls in return for his life. Will the newly minted matador survive and regain his love, or will there be yet more betrayal coming to him?
Opening night: 5 May 2019
Sung in Spanish with English surtitles
About Los Angeles Theater: We are an independent show guide not a venue or show. We sell primary, discount and resale tickets and prices may be above or below face value.
Next available performances
Sat, May 4
Sun, May 5
Mon, May 6
Tue, May 7
Wed, May 8
Thu, May 9
Fri, May 10
What you thought
Seen LA Opera - El Gato Montes: The Wildcat? Loved it? Hated it?
Help your fellow Los Angeles Theater visitors by leaving the first review!Write a review now
Spread the word
Sound good to you? Share this page on social media and let your friends know about LA Opera - El Gato Montes: The Wildcat at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion.
Keep up to date
I want email news and updates for events in my area! Read how we protect your data.
You might also like
Until Aug 11, 2018
The Rocky Horror Show
There's a light over at the Frankenstein Place.
Please note: The term Dorothy Chandler Pavilion and/or LA Opera - El Gato Montes: The Wildcat as well as all associated graphics, logos, and/or other trademarks, tradenames or copyrights are the property of the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion and/or LA Opera - El Gato Montes: The Wildcat and are used herein for factual descriptive purposes only. We are in no way associated with or authorized by the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion and/or LA Opera - El Gato Montes: The Wildcat and neither that entity nor any of its affiliates have licensed or endorsed us to sell tickets, goods and or services in conjunction with their events.