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Madam Butterfly 2017Opera Bohemia

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Opera Bohemia, the Scotland-based touring company, returns to England for a three-date revival of Puccini's Madam Butterfly. John Wilkie's staging, set in modern-day Japan, has already received critical acclaim and an enthusiastic reception from packed audiences across the country.

Rising Scottish soprano Catriona Clark sings the role of Cio-Cio-San, leading a cast of young professional singers. This tale of love, sacrifice and heartbreak promises a memorable night for opera lovers and newcomers alike.

Performed in a special arrangement for piano (Andrew Brown) and violin (Feargus Hetherington).

Sung in Italian with English surtitles. Performance runs 2 hours.

Performance Cast

Lieutenant F B Pinkerton U S Navy

David Hugh Lynn

Goro marriage broker

Kenneth Reid

Suzuki Cio-Cio-San's servant

Louise Collett

Sharpless U S Consul in Nagasaki

Whitaker Mills

Cio-Cio-San known as Madam Butterfly

Catriona Clark

Imperial Commissioner

Jonathan Sedgwick

Kate Pinkerton

Fiona MacKenzie

Performance DatesMadam Butterfly 2017

Map List

Hayward Theatre, Ely | Ely

1 Jul, 19.30

St Augustine's Church, Forest Hill | Honor Oak Park, London

3 Jul, 19.30

Lady Manners School Hall | Bakewell, Derbyshire

4 Jul, 19.30

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