Opera lovers, mark your calendars! Opera Bohemia, renowned for their exceptional productions, is set to captivate audiences with their mesmerising rendition of Puccini’s timeless masterpiece, Madama Butterfly.
The eagerly anticipated performance will take place on Sunday, July 30th, at the esteemed Easterbrook Hall, as part of the Absolute Classics Summer Festival
Madama Butterfly is a poignant and emotionally charged opera that tells the tragic tale of love, sacrifice, and cultural clashes. Set in early 20th-century Japan, the opera follows the journey of Cio-Cio-San, a young geisha who falls deeply in love with an American naval officer, only to face heart-wrenching consequences. Opera Bohemia’s spellbinding interpretation, accompanied by the breathtaking music of Puccini, promises to transport audiences into a world of passion, longing, and heartbreak.
The Easterbrook Hall, known for its superb acoustics and elegant ambiance, provides the perfect setting for this extraordinary performance. Audiences can expect a night of theatrical excellence, as Opera Bohemia brings together a talented cast of internationally acclaimed singers, alongside a small orchestra, to bring Puccini’s score to life. The production is directed by the esteemed Alasdair Digges.
In line with our commitment to fostering a love for classical music and opera amongst the younger generation, Absolute Classics is delighted to offer free entry to those under the age of 26 (booking required). This initiative aims to make this incredible art form accessible to all, nurturing the future of opera appreciation. Additionally, adult tickets for this not-to-be-missed event are priced at £20 each.
“We are thrilled to bring Opera Bohemia’s production of Madama Butterfly to the prestigious Easterbrook Hall as part of the Absolute Classics Summer Festival,” says Alex McQuiston, Festival Director. “This opera holds a special place in the hearts of audiences worldwide, and we are dedicated to delivering a performance that captures its profound emotional depth. We encourage everyone, young and old, to join us for a night of unforgettable music and storytelling.”
Tickets for Opera Bohemia’s Madama Butterfly are now available for purchase. To secure your seat for this extraordinary event, visit www.absoluteclassics.co.uk