‘Carmen’ discussion next up at library

The public is invited to take a closer look at “Carmen” by Georges Bizet during an “Opera Talk” program set for 7-8 p.m. May 13 at the East Brunswick Library, Jean Walling Civic Center. Guest presenter Joanna Barouch will discuss the complex anti-heroine, her tormented suitor Don Jose, and their romance. Admission is free of charge. The event is cosponsored by the East Brunswick Arts Commission and the library. For more information, call 732-390-6767 or log on to www.ebpl.org and click on News and Events.”