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Madame Butterfly

Cultural, Cinema, Opera in Egletons
  • When the young geisha Cio-Cio-San marries the American naval officer Pinkerton, she believes she is entering into a true lifelong marriage. Abandoning her religion and her community, she learns too late that, for Pinkerton, their marriage is an illusion with tragic consequences.
    With music that includes Butterfly?s aria "Un bel dì, vedremo" ("A beautiful day") and the "Ch?ur à bouche fermée" ("Closed-mouthed song"), Giacomo Puccini?s opera is ravishing and heartbreaking. Moshe Leiser and...
    When the young geisha Cio-Cio-San marries the American naval officer Pinkerton, she believes she is entering into a true lifelong marriage. Abandoning her religion and her community, she learns too late that, for Pinkerton, their marriage is an illusion with tragic consequences.
    With music that includes Butterfly?s aria "Un bel dì, vedremo" ("A beautiful day") and the "Ch?ur à bouche fermée" ("Closed-mouthed song"), Giacomo Puccini?s opera is ravishing and heartbreaking. Moshe Leiser and Patrice Caurier?s magnificent show is inspired by European images of 19th-century Japan. Asmik Grigorian plays the role of Cio-Cio-San, under the direction of Kevin John Edusei. At 3pm, cinema l?Esplanade. Price: 14? to 16?
  • Environment
    • In the town centre
Schedules
Schedules
  • On May 4, 2024 at 3:00 PM
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