HomeNewsNews for February 2019Opera "Madame Butterfly" by G. Puccini – 115 years from the date of the world premiere of the opera! Under the baton of Yaroslav Shemet!

12 Feb

Opera "Madame Butterfly" by G. Puccini – 115 years from the date of the world premiere of the opera! Under the baton of Yaroslav Shemet!

 We invite the theatre-goers to enjoy the opera "Madame Butterfly" by G. Puccini on February 17 at 18:30!
Exactly on this day, 115 years ago, the world premiere of the opera was held in Teatro alla Scala.

The performance will be held under the baton of a guest conductor Yaroslav Shemet, who is already familiar to the Odessa audience due to the opera "Carmen" by G. Bizet, which was held in October. We wish him every success!


Cast (February 17):

  • Cio-Cio-San (soprano) - Yulia Tereshchuk
  • Suzuki, her maid (mezzo-soprano) - Honoured Artist of Ukraine Tatiana Spasskaya
  • Pinkerton, Lieutenant in the United States Navy (tenor) - Oleg Zlakoman
  • Kate Pinkerton, his wife (mezzo-soprano) - Irina Repetiy
  • Sharpless, the American consul in Nagasaki (baritone) - Alexander Stryuk
  • Goro, a matchmaker (tenor) - Andrey Perfilov
  • Prince Yamadori (tenor / baritone) - Aleksey Gruzin
  • The Bonze (bass) - People's Artist of Ukraine Vasiliy Navrotskiy
  • Commissioner (bass) - Bogdan Panchenko

Conductor - Yaroslav Shemet