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Ash Lawn Opera Presents: Madama Butterfly

A tale of all-consuming love and ultimate betrayal, Giacomo Puccini’s Madama Butterfly has been one of the most beloved operas in the world since its debut in 1904. Set against the backdrop of a rapidly modernizing Japan at the turn of the twentieth century, Puccini’s soaring, poignant masterpiece has permeated our culture, inspiring and appearing in countless other works on stage, on television, in music, and in film. The nationally recognized cast features soprano Eleni Calenos as Cio-Cio San (Palm Beach Opera, Shreveport Opera); Eve Gigliotti (Metropolitan Opera, Houston Grand Opera) as her loyal servant Suzuki; Jason Slayden (Gotham Chamber Opera, Arizona Opera) as the dashing but insincere Lieutenant B.F. Pinkerton; Hyung Yun (Metropolitan Opera, San Francisco Opera) as Sharpless, a kind American diplomat who befriends Cio-Cio San;  and Joe Shadday (Glimmerglass Festival, Chicago Opera Theatre) as the scheming Goro. This unforgettable production – featuring four artists who have worked at the Metropolitan Opera – will move and enthrall you, even after the final, tragic notes have been sung.


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$90.00 - Premier ticket with reception**




$16.50 Student

$12.00 Youth 12 & Under

Ash Lawn Opera Presents: Madama Butterfly


1PM & 5PM

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  • Student Rush Persons with a valid student ID or proof of enrollment are eligible to purchase remaining tickets to all Paramount Presents performances at a 50% discount at the Box Office 45 minutes prior to show time.
  • Youth/Child Tickets Youth/Child tickets are for patrons ages 12 and younger. All children must have a ticket (no "babes in arms").
  • Group Sales Groups of 20 or more attending Paramount performances receive a 10% discount on the price of tickets (not valid for all shows). The complete order for a group should be placed at one time. Please contact the Box Office at 434.979.1333 for more information.

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