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Madame Butterfly (VIC)


  • Darebin Arts & Entertainment Centre Cnr Bell Street & St Georges Road Preston Australia

Who cannot live with honour must die with honour...

Artistic Director Michael Pappalardo brings to life the tragic opera favourite, Madame Butterfly, featuring Puccini's signature score. Expect gorgeous costumes, impressive new scenery and stunning hair pieces in this dazzling work.

This ballet follows the story of Butterfly (Cho Cho-San) who marries an American sailor named Pinkerton, and together they have a child. After many years whilst Butterfly has remained loyal, Pinkerton returns to Japan after being away for work with a new American wife who have decided to take away Cho-Cho's child and bring him up in the Americas.

Madam Butterfly will be performed for audiences in Osaka, Japan in 2017.

Choreographer: Michael Pappalardo

Music: Puccini

Presenting Venues:

7:30pm Saturday 17th December 2016

Darebin Arts & Entertainment Centre, Preston VIC

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1:30pm Sunday 18th December 2016

Darebin Arts & Entertainment Centre, Preston VIC

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