4/2/16 – MADAMA BUTTERFLY @ 1:00PM
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini
Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa
Approximate running time: 3 HRS 18 MINS
Anthony Minghella’s breathtaking production has thrilled audiences ever since its premiere in 2006. Kristine Opolais reprises her acclaimed portrayal of the title role, opposite Roberto Alagna as Pinkerton, the naval officer who breaks Butterfly’s heart. Hei-Kyung Hong, Roberto De Biasio, and Gwyn Hughes Jones star in a second set of performances. Karel Mark Chichon conducts.
Sung in: Italian
Karel Mark Chichon