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|Venue||Royal Opera House|
|Other spaces: Linbury Studio, Ballet Studio, Clore Studio,Floral Hall|
|From||20th March 2015|
|To||11th April 2015|
|When||Mar 20,23,28,31, Apr 6 at 19:30.Apr 4,9,11 Mats 12:30|
|What is currently on at Royal Opera House (V377)|
Madam Butterfly (Madama Butterfly)
An American naval officer (Pinkerton) 'acquires' a 15 year old Geisha wife during a stay in Japan - but has no intention of staying with her. After a while he returns to the USA and marries his fiancee. Meanwhile, Butterfly waits for him for three years, cut off from her family, religion and culture by being an American wife. And she is now a mother. When he finally returns she is overjoyed, but he brings with him his new wife. Story originally published in a magazine.
Archive :: production:T980093676, opera or operetta:S2007, venue:V377
Sung in Italian with English surtitles.
- 23 Mar 15 Sign Interpreted
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