Madama Butterfly Italian journey through time and styles
Event details Music and concerts On 15 December 2019
On 17 December 2019
On 19 December 2019
On 22 December 2019
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"Madama Butterfly" is staged in a new production of the Fondazione Arena in co-production with the Hrvatsko Narodno Kazalište (Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb) directed by Andrea Cigni, scenes by Dario Gessati, costumes by Valeria Donata Bettella and lights by Paolo Mazzon.
Madama Butterfly is an opera in three acts (originally two) by Giacomo Puccini, with a libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica, defined in the score and libretto as a "Japanese tragedy".
The prémière took place in Milan on 17 February 1904 at the Teatro alla Scala.

Source: IAT Verona