Madama Butterfly

Wednesday, 22 April 2020



Wednesday, 22 April 2020



Madama Butterfly

Oval Hall | Sheffield City Hall

Senbla by arrangement
With Opera International presents An Ellen Kent Production

Welcoming back the fabulous Korean soprano Elena Dee and the celebrated international soprano Alyona Kistenyova*.
Back by overwhelming public demand, this award-winning Opera returns in a new production 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. 

“This is a Butterfly to cherish” - Manchester Evening News