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Puccini’s Madama Butterfly at the Newberry Opera House
January 30 @ 8:00 pm
Newberry is home to the historic Newberry Opera House, where performers from all over the world take center stage in Lake Murray Country!
The most performed opera in the United States, Madama Butterfly is one of opera’s most enduring tales of unrequited love. Audiences never seem to get tired of her, and opera companies would not survive without her. The entire opera is set from the point of view of the title character, Cio-Cio-Sian, who falls in love with American naval officer B.F. Pinkerton. Enduring both shame and sorrow, she decides to take destiny into her own hands…
Sponsored by the Audrey Love Foundation