Madama Butterfly in Marseille


Madama Butterfly


Wednesday March 16th, 2016 > 8:00PM
Friday March 18th, 2016 > 8:00PM
Sunday March 20th, 2016 > 2:30PM
Tuesday March 22nd, 2016 > 8:00PM
Thursday March 24th, 2016 > 8:00PM

No one ever tires of Puccini and even less so of this Madame Butterfly, with a cast so outstanding it could ensure it was on the programme every year



Opera in 3 acts
Libretto by Giuseppe GIACOSA and Luigi ILLICA
from the play by David BALESCO from the story by John Luther LONG
First performed in Milan, Teatro alla Scala, on February 17th 1904
Last performed at Marseille opera, on October 28th 2007
Coproduction Opéra de Marseille / Opéra National de Bordeaux

Conductor Lawrence FOSTER
Director Numa SADOUL
Scenic Designer Luc LONDIVEAU
Costume Designer Katia DUFLOT
Lighting Designer Philippe MOMBELLET


Cio-Cio San Svetla VASSILEVA
Suzuki Cornelia ONCIOIU
Kate Pinkerton Jennifer MICHEL

Pinkerton Teodor ILINCĂI
Sharpless Paulo SZOT
Goro Rodolphe BRIAND
The Bonze Jean-Marie DELPAS
Yamadori Camille TRESMONTANT
The Imperial Commissioner Mikhael PICCONE

Marseille Opera Orchestra and Chorus


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