Madama Butterfly

Madama Butterfly: Olga Guryakova, Dmytro Popov Madama Butterfly: Okka von der Damerau, Olga Guryakova Madama Butterfly: Dmytro Popov, Levente Molnár
Giacomo Puccini
Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa

The U.S. Forces show their presence world-wide: American Lieutenant Pinkerton has an affair in Nagasaki with Cio-Cio San, "Madame Butterfly". He sails away. She then has his child. Three years later he returns to Japan – accompanied by his American wife and wants to take the child with him. Butterfly commits suicide.

In Italian with German surtitles

 
 
Casts

Musikalische Leitung Stefano Ranzani
Inszenierung Wolf Busse
Bühne Otto Stich
Kostüme Silvia Strahammer
Chor Stellario Fagone

Cio-Cio-San Kristine Opolais
Suzuki Okka von der Damerau
B. F. Pinkerton Joseph Calleja
Kate Pinkerton Marzia Marzo
Sharpless Markus Eiche
Goro Nakodo Ulrich Reß
Der Fürst Yamadori Andrea Borghini
Onkel Bonzo Goran Jurić
Yakusidé Evgeny Kachurovsky
Der Kaiserliche Kommissär Leonard Bernad



Bayerisches Staatsorchester
The Chorus of Bayerische Staatsoper