The Met Opera 2019-20: Madama Butterfly Encore
Book Tickets for The Met Opera 2019-20: Madama Butterfly Encore
Director: Carolyn Choa
Cast: MaryAnn McCormick, Andrea Carè, Piero Pretti
Release Date: 13/11/2019
Feature Runtime: 3 hrs 30 mins
Trailers: Approx. 20 mins
Leading sopranos Hui He and Ana María Martínez share the heartbreaking title role of the doomed geisha, with tenors Piero Pretti and Andrea Carè as the American naval officer who abandons her. The great Plácido Domingo makes his role debut as Sharpless, alternating with Paulo Szot and Markus Brück. Pier Giorgio Morandi is on the podium for Anthony Minghella’s sweeping production, a perennial audience favorite.