Madame Butterfly

Madame Butterfly

Giacomo Puccini's opera in two acts



Libretto by L. Illica and G. Giacosa, on D. D. Belasco’s drama

The first performance in Milan, La Scala, February 17, 1904.

Performed with one interval in Italian

The performance has been nominated for National Award " the Golden Mask"

Premiere at: 9 December 2010
Age category: 12+
Cio-Cio-San (Madame Butterfly)   Laureate of international competitions Elena Razgulyaeva
Suzuki, maid of Cio-Cio-San   Laureate of international competitions Natalia Vorobieva
Pinkerton, a lieutenant in the American Navy   Laureate of international and national competitions Alexander Diyanov
Kate Pinkerton, his wife   Elena Malysheva Laureate of international and national competitions Catherine Chernisheva Sharpless, American consul Laureate of international and national competitions Ruslan Sigbatulin Alexander Malyshko
Goro, a matchmaker   Ivan Mikhailov
Prince Yamadori   Laureate of international and national competitions Ruslan Sigbatulin Michael Kuharev
Bonze,Cio-Cio-San’s uncle   Alexey Frolov
The Imperial Commissioner   Dmitry Kondratyev
The Official Registar   Sebala Sheriffov
Yakuside   Alexey Martirosyan
Cio-Cio-San’s mother   The winner of the international competition Elena Trofimenko
Cio-Cio-San’s aunt   The winner of national competitions Oksana Sigbatulina
Cio-Cio-San,s cousin   The winner of the international competition Oksana Voronina
Cio-Cio-San’s child   Ilya Barsukov
a Servant   Michael Kuharev
a Cook   Andrew Skudin
the theatre Symphony orchestra,
the theatre choir and ballet artists.

Solo in the orchestra:
Violin   Alina Petrosyan
Alto   Albina Dubinina
Cello   Svetlana Sizova