Puccini’s popular opera inspired by the musical Miss Saigon is filled with memorable music performed in Italian* by Opera Australia’s iconic singers. From the lovers’ first rapturous embrace to the intense finale and the famous aria ‘One Fine Day’, Japanese and American musical themes will leave audiences entranced. This opera is in Italian with surtitles.

Madame Butterfly is directed by one of Australia’s greatest theatrical minds, John Bell, this unforgettable production is complete with beautiful costumes and sets.

Note: Madama Butterfly will have surtitles displayed on a screen above the stage.

Listen to ‘Un bel di, vedremo’ from Madama Butterfly

Join us for a foyer talk, discovering the hidden secrets of Opera Australia’s production of Madama Butterfly. The conductor will give an insight into the overarching musical themes and motifs in the piece, demonstrated by Opera Australia’s leading singers and musicians. A perfect introduction to Puccini’s masterpiece for opera fans and first-timers alike.

Saturday Aug 31st | 11:00am-12:00pm | Sir Robert Helpmann Theatre Foyer, Mount Gambier | Cost: Free
Please call the box office on (08) 8723 8700 to book your spot

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