Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production

Madama Butterfly

Thu 3 May, 7.30pm

The Anvil

  • Tickets: £38, £34, £30; Over 65s £2 off, under 16s and f/t students £20, £18, £16 (includes £2 booking fee). Group and school rates available

Winner of The Best Opera Award at Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim* from the Korean National Opera, Seoul and the international soprano Alyona Kistenyova*, with highly-praised chorus and full orchestra.

This award-winning opera returns with exquisite sets boasting a spectacular Japanese garden and fabulous costumes including antique wedding kimonos from Japan.

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

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