Madame Butterfly Tag

Opera Novellini: Madame Butterfly

Posted by Opera Gal in Madame Butterfly

Opera Novellini: Madame Butterfly Utah Opera 2014-15 Season A compressed and stylized version of the Madame Butterfly libretto written by L. Illica and G. Giacosa, based on the book by John L. Long and the drama by David Belasco, translated to English by John Gutman….

To make a kimono from scratch

Posted by Opera Gal in Costumes, Madame Butterfly

Our costume department is making a brand new wardrobe for this year’s production of Puccini’s masterpiece, Madame Butterfly. Witnessing the process, from start to finish, has been dazzling. So, I thought I would share some of the steps that it takes to create a kimono from scratch….

2014-2015 Utah Opera Season Announcement

Posted by Utah Opera in Productions

We are so excited for Utah Opera’s 2014-15 Season! Artistic Director Christopher McBeth has announced that the company’s 37th season will feature Utah Opera premieres of Georges Bizet’s The Pearl Fishers and Igor Stravinsky’s The Rake’s Progress and the highly demanded returns of Giacomo Puccini’s…