• Metropolitan Opera 2019-20 Season: Madama Butterfly (2019)

Metropolitan Opera 2019-20 Season: Madama Butterfly

Release Date: November 9th, 2019

NR |3 hr 12 min

Plot Summary

Leading sopranos Hui He and Ana Mara Martnez share the heartbreaking title role of the doomed geisha, with tenors Piero Pretti and Andrea Car as the American naval officer who abandons her. The great Plcido Domingo makes his role debut as Sharpless, alternating with Paulo Szot and Markus Brck. Pier Giorgio Morandi is on the podium for Anthony Minghellas sweeping production, a perennial audience favorite.

Cast: Paulo Szot , Maria Zifchak , Plácido Domingo , Elizabeth DeShong , Markus Brück , Hui He , Ana María Martínez , Piero Pretti

Director: Carolyn Choa

Genres: Opera

Production Co: Metropolitan Opera

Distributors: Trafalgar Releasing