Opera Philadelphia

COVID-19 Update Madame Butterfly is postponed to 2022

The Opera Blog

10 Mar 2020

We’re used to seeing Madame Butterfly unfold through the eyes of the American sailor, Benjamin Franklin Pinkerton. We asked ourselves how we might reverse that premise and invite the audience instead to experience, visually, Pinkerton’s arrival – and later, departure – through the eyes of Butterfly.

27 Sep 2019

There are certain operas in the repertoire that could be called “director’s...

23 Sep 2019

Did some suspect it was all an act, put on just for the camera?

12 Sep 2019
10 Sep 2019

A Q&A with Jack Mulroney Music Director Corrado Rovaris reflecting on his 20...

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