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 Daniele Rustioni (12.06.2014, 14.06.2014, 19.06.2014)
Stefano Ranzani (21.02.2015, 23.02.2015, 26.02.2015, 13.07.2015)
Inszenierung Wolf Busse
Bühne Otto Stich
Kostüme Silvia Strahammer
Chor Stellario Fagone

Cio-Cio-San Ana María Martínez (12.06.2014, 14.06.2014, 19.06.2014)
Kristine Opolais (21.02.2015, 23.02.2015, 26.02.2015, 13.07.2015)
Suzuki Okka von der Damerau
B. F. Pinkerton Joseph Calleja
Kate Pinkerton Rachael Wilson
Sharpless Markus Eiche
Goro Nakodo Alexander Kaimbacher (12.06.2014, 14.06.2014, 19.06.2014)
Ulrich Reß (21.02.2015, 23.02.2015, 26.02.2015, 13.07.2015)
Onkel Bonzo Goran Jurić
Der Fürst Yamadori Francesco Petrozzi
Yakusidé Leonard Bernad
Der Kaiserliche Kommissär Rafał Pawnuk



Bayerisches Staatsorchester
The Chorus of Bayerische Staatsoper