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Madama Butterfly / ROH Live
Tue 27 Sep

Madama Butterfly / ROH Live

5 DogpoleShrewsburySY1 1EN

Old Market Hall

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ON SCREEN AT OLD MARKET HALL

The Royal Opera

MADAMA BUTTERFLY

'Love cannot kill: it brings new life'

On a starlit night in Nagasaki, these are the words spoken by American naval officer Pinkerton to young geisha Cio-Cio-San. But as they both learn, words and promises carelessly spoken can have indelible consequences.

With a score that includes Butterfly's aria, Un bel dì, vedremo (One fine day) and the Humming Chorus, Giacomo Puccini's opera is entrancing and ultimately heart-breaking. Moshe Leiser and Patrice Caurier's exquisite production takes inspiration from 19th-century European images of Japan.

Sung in Italian with English subtitles

£18.50 - £17.50 | 3h 10mins (inc. interval)
Tue 27 Sep7:15PM Book
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