Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim* from the Korean National Opera, Seoul and the international soprano Alyona Kistenyova*.
Winner of "The Best Opera Award" Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards.
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.
Sung in Italian with English surtitles. *Cast Subject to Change
***** "Stunning and emotionally charged" - Cardiff Morning Star
"This is a Butterfly to cherish" - Manchester Evening News
Category: Arts | Performing Arts | Opera. Artists / Speakers: Ellen Kent - Producer, Maria HeeJung Kim, Alyona Kistenyova.