Angela Brower takes the stage at Bayerische Staatsoper next month, as Mercédès in Bizet’s Carmen. Performances take place May 13, 17 & 20 and feature Elena Maximova in the title role, Brandon Jovanovich as Don José, Golda Schultz as Micaëla, and Ildebrando D’Arcangelo as Escamillo. Dan Ettinger conducts the Bayerisches Staatsorchester for this revival production, directed by Lina Wertmüller.