Puccini's Madama Butterfly

Saturday, January 27, 2018

Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international soloists, highly-praised chorus and full orchestra
 
Winner of “The Best Opera Award” Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards.

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim* from the Korean National Opera, Seoul and the international soprano Alyona Kistenyova*

Back by overwhelming public demand, this award winning opera returns 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.

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2013 marked 21 years since Sunderland city status from HM The Queen, on 23rd March 1992.

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