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
Tuesday, 11 March 2014, 7.00 p.m.
Friday, 14 March 2014, 7.00 p.m.
Wednesday, 19 March 2014, 7.00 p.m.
Thursday, 12 June 2014, 7.00 p.m.
Saturday, 14 June 2014, 7.00 p.m.
Thursday, 19 June 2014, 7.00 p.m.
Ana María Martínez
Okka von der Damerau
B. F. Pinkerton
Der Fürst Yamadori
Der Kaiserliche Kommissär
The Chorus of Bayerische Staatsoper