Madam Butterfly 3D in cinemas from March
Featuring Liping Zhang as Cio-Cio-San and James Valenti as BF Pinkerton.
From Monday 5 March you can see Madam Butterfly 3D in UK and Irish cinemas – a RealD and Royal Opera House production. Puccini’s opera is adapted for the stage by acclaimed directors Moshe Leiser and Patrice Caurier, and filmed in 3D by film director Julian Napier.
World-famous soprano Liping Zhang, sings the role of the ill-fated Cio-Cio-San (Butterfly), a role she has performed at the some of the world’s leading opera houses. James Valenti makes a dashing Pinkerton, the character whose careless approach to love is the catalyst for this tragic tale.
You can find your nearest UK and Ireland cinema here – listings will be updated daily so please keep checking back for additional venues.
For the international release spring 2012 timetable please check the Madam Butterfly 3D microsite for further details.