Ellen Kent's Madama Butterfly Prod Shot

Ellen Kent's Madama Butterfly

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Sunderland Empire

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Sat 29 Feb 2020

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Opera
2 hours 35 minutes
incl. interval
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Senbla by arrangement with Opera International presents An Ellen Kent Production Puccini's MADAMA BUTTERFLY
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Sunderland Empirechange

Sat 29 Feb 2020
High St West, Sunderland, SR1 3EX, UK
2 hours 35 minutes incl. interval
Sat at 19:30
For bookings of 10 or more please contact our group teams as below;
West End venues, Group Line 020 7206 1174 or email [email protected]
All other venues please call 020 7206 1179 or email [email protected]

Why go and see it?

This award-winning Opera returns in a new production with exquisite sets including a spectacular Japanese garden and fabulous costumes including antique wedding kimonos from Japan.

Welcoming back the fabulous Korean soprano Elena Dee and the celebrated international soprano Alyona Kistenyova*.

Production shot

One of the world’s most popular operas, Puccini’s Madama Butterfly tells the heart-breaking story of the beautiful young Japanese girl who falls in love with an American naval lieutenant – with dramatic results. Highlights include the melodic Humming Chorus, the moving aria One Fine Day and the unforgettable Love Duet.

This is a Butterfly to cherish
- Manchester Evening News

Sung in Italian with English surtitles

*Cast Subject to Change

Sunderland Empire

High St West, Sunderland, SR1 3EX, UK
Sunderland
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Vesta Tilley laid the foundation stone of what is now the Sunderland Empire on 29 September 1906 and took to the stage on 1 July 1907 to officially declare the theatre open. Masterminded by two of the contemporary heads of British theatre, Edward Moss and Osward Stoll, the Sunderland Empire Theatre has undergone many changes since it opened but remains the North East’s premier entertainment venue.

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Watch the trailer

Sunderland Empirechange

Sat 29 Feb 2020
High St West, Sunderland, SR1 3EX, UK
2 hours 35 minutes incl. interval
Sat at 19:30
For bookings of 10 or more please contact our group teams as below;
West End venues, Group Line 020 7206 1174 or email [email protected]
All other venues please call 020 7206 1179 or email [email protected]