Madam Butterfly

A tender kiss can conceal the hardest of hearts.

Madam Butterfly

Buy tickets to see the amazing Madama Butterfly playing at the Royal Opera House from 14th June–6 July 2022.

The clash of Eastern and Western cultures proves the downfall of a young geisha in one of the most popular of all Italian operas.

 

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Madam Butterfly

Buy tickets to see the amazing Madama Butterfly playing at the Royal Opera House from 14th June–6 July 2022.

The clash of Eastern and Western cultures proves the downfall of a young geisha in one of the most popular of all Italian operas.

 

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Madam Butterfly

Buy tickets to see the amazing Madama Butterfly playing at the Royal Opera House from 14th June–6 July 2022.

The clash of Eastern and Western cultures proves the downfall of a young geisha in one of the most popular of all Italian operas.

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Madam Butterfly

Buy tickets to see the amazing Madama Butterfly playing at the Royal Opera House from 14th June–6 July 2022.

The clash of Eastern and Western cultures proves the downfall of a young geisha in one of the most popular of all Italian operas.

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Madam Butterfly

Buy tickets to see the amazing Madama Butterfly playing at the Royal Opera House from 14th June–6 July 2022.

The clash of Eastern and Western cultures proves the downfall of a young geisha in one of the most popular of all Italian operas.

 

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Madam Butterfly

Buy tickets to see the amazing Madama Butterfly playing at the Royal Opera House from 14th June–6 July 2022.

The clash of Eastern and Western cultures proves the downfall of a young geisha in one of the most popular of all Italian operas.

 

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Madam Butterfly

Buy tickets to see the amazing Madama Butterfly playing at the Royal Opera House from 14th June–6 July 2022.

The clash of Eastern and Western cultures proves the downfall of a young geisha in one of the most popular of all Italian operas.

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Madam Butterfly

Buy tickets to see the amazing Madama Butterfly playing at the Royal Opera House from 14th June–6 July 2022.

The clash of Eastern and Western cultures proves the downfall of a young geisha in one of the most popular of all Italian operas.

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Madam Butterfly

Buy tickets to see the amazing Madama Butterfly playing at the Royal Opera House from 14th June–6 July 2022.

The clash of Eastern and Western cultures proves the downfall of a young geisha in one of the most popular of all Italian operas.

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Madam Butterfly

Buy tickets to see the amazing Madama Butterfly playing at the Royal Opera House from 14th June–6 July 2022.

The clash of Eastern and Western cultures proves the downfall of a young geisha in one of the most popular of all Italian operas.

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Madam Butterfly

Buy tickets to see the amazing Madama Butterfly playing at the Royal Opera House from 14th June–6 July 2022.

The clash of Eastern and Western cultures proves the downfall of a young geisha in one of the most popular of all Italian operas.

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Synopsis


Cio-Cio-San, the young Japanese bride of dashing American officer Lieutenant Pinkerton, finds her romantic idyll shattered when he deserts her shortly after their marriage. She lives in hope that one day he will return.

Three years later, Cio-Cio-San and her little son see Pinkerton’s ship in the harbour. She excitedly expects his visit – but Pinkerton and his American wife Kate have come only to take the boy away, to raise him in America.

Cio-Cio-San bids her son farewell and then takes her own life.

 

Important Information/ Admission Rules


Some material in this production may not be suitable for young children.


Language: 
Sung in Italian with English surtitles


The performance lasts about 2 hours 45 minutes, including one interval.

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