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Ellen Kent Presents – Puccini’s Madama Butterfly
February 6 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Senbla by arrangement
With Opera International presents An Ellen Kent Production
Welcoming back the fabulous Korean soprano Elena Dee and the celebrated international soprano Alyona Kistenyova*.
Back by overwhelming public demand, this award-winning Opera returns in a new production with exquisite sets including a spectacular Japanese garden and fabulous costumes including antique wedding kimonos from Japan.
One of the world’s most popular operas, Puccini’s Madama Butterfly tells the heart-breaking story of the beautiful young Japanese girl who falls in love with an American naval lieutenant – with dramatic results. Highlights include the melodic Humming Chorus, the moving aria One Fine Day and the unforgettable Love Duet.
Sung in Italian with English surtitles
*Cast Subject to Change
“This is a Butterfly to cherish” – Manchester Evening News