2012 Madama Butterfly (Osaka, Japan)

2012 Madama Butterfly (Osaka, Japan)

Opera in Three Acts
Music by Giacomo Puccini
Libretto by L. Illica and G. Giacosa
Based on the book by John L. Long and the drama by David Belasco

 

Performance Information

Date Sunday, July 15th, 2012, 14:00 P.M.
Venue The Phoenix Hall (Osaka, Japan)
Language Italian

 

PARTICIPANTS

Emi Okuda Yukiko Murmann Kazumasa Ashiya

 

北新地芸妓 (“Geisha”)

'清一' '小牧'

 

CAST

Madama Butterfly (Cho-Cho-San) Keiko Kagawa
Suzuki, Cho-Cho-San's servant Etsuko Miyatake
Kate Pinkerton Yukiko Murmann
B. F. Pinkerton, Lieutenant in the United States Navy Christopher Bengochea
Sharpless, United States Consul at Nagasaki Scott Bearden
Goro, a marriage broker Yoshiaki Shiraishi
Prince Yamadori Kenji Nakai
Cho-Cho-San's Mother Shizuko Ashiya
Trouble, Cho-Cho-San's child Hideyuki Ashiya

 

Narrator

Takeshi Aoki

 

Yamaha Electone

Mayumi Ashiya

 

Producer

Mayumi Ashiya

 

Production Poster

2012-0715-romanticconcert

 

Photo Album


Photo Credit Kenji Nakai