11 Jul 2018

PUCCINI: Madama Butterfly

From Opera On Sunday, 2:59 pm on 11 July 2018
A scene from Madama Butterfly at San Francisco Opera

A scene from Madama Butterfly at San Francisco Opera Photo: Cory Weaver/San Francisco Opera

Sunday 15 July at 6.00pm on RNZ Concert

San Francisco Opera Season

PUCCINI: Madama Butterfly

A young Japanese woman is abandoned by her American naval officer husband, with in tragic consequences.

A scene from Madama Butterfly at San Francisco Opera

A scene from Madama Butterfly at San Francisco Opera Photo: Cory Weaver/San Francisco Opera

Cast:

Cio-Cio San................. Lianna Haroutounian

Pinkerton..................... Vincenzo Costanzo

Suzuki.......................... Zanda Svede

Sharpless..................... Anthony Clark Evans

Goro............................. Julius Ahn

The Bonze................... Raymond Aceto

Prince Yamadori......... Edward Nelson

Kate Pinkerton............ Julie Adams

San Francisco Opera Chorus and Orchestra/Yves Abel (WFMT)

Synopsis of Madama Butterfly

A scene from Madama Butterfly at San Francisco Opera

A scene from Madama Butterfly at San Francisco Opera Photo: Cory Weaver/San Francisco Opera

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