Opera Santa Barbara presents Puccini's masterpiece of romance, tradition, and sacrifice.
When: Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Granada Theatre, 1214 State St., Santa Barbara
Cost: $25 - $153
Age limit: All ages
Returning to Santa Barbara for the first time in nearly ten years, ‘Butterfly’ stars Mihoko Kinoshita in the title role: the soprano’s portrayal of Puccini’s geisha has been hailed around the world as “exultant, electrifying, devastating, and incandescent.” Performed in Italian with projected English translations, this is the perfect opera for beginners and aficionados alike. Its powerful story and achingly beautiful music never fail to wring the tears and win the hearts of audiences everywhere: ‘Madame Butterfly’ is Puccini at his finest. Also, come early at 6:45 for a brief introduction to the Opera.
Friday, November 2, 2012, 7:30 pm AND Sunday, November 4, 2012, 2:30 pm
Event posted Sept. 14, 2012
Last updated Nov. 1, 2012