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Madama Butterfly

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DIRECTOR John Bell

A man enchanted by the beauty of the East. A woman in love with the promise of the West. Separated by a vast ocean and many years, what will become of their love?

 Madama Butterfly is a love story that reaches across cultures, across oceans, across time.

 U.S. Naval officer B.F. Pinkerton is ashore in Japan, and enchanted with its beauty and freedoms. He decides to take a wife, and when the gorgeous geisha Butterfly arrives, he is transfixed by her charms.

 Years later, Pinkerton has returned home. Abandoned by her family, Butterfly waits faithfully for her husband to return. What will become of her great hope?

 Puccini’s popular opera inspired the musical Miss Saigon. It features the famous aria ‘One Fine Day’ and the Humming Chorus, along with Japanese and American musical themes.

 Hear Opera Australia’s wonderful singers perform with a chamber orchestra, along with a children’s chorus, drawn from the Rockhampton community.

Presented by Rockhampton Regional Council. Part of the 2019 See It Live Theatre Season.

Ticket transaction fees may apply to purchases. Fees are based on your method of payment, delivery and the specific event you are attending.

EITHER a fee of $5.40 per transaction will apply for a booking made with the box office by telephone
OR a fee of $1.65 per ticket will apply for tickets purchased online.

Some hirers have elected to add a credit card surcharge to the advertised ticket price.
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These fees are current until 30 June 2019

 


 


Venue: Pilbeam Theatre
Event Date: Tuesday, 16 July 2019
Time: 7.30pm. Duration approx 145 minutes including interval.
Cost: Adults $52, Pensioner $48, Friend of Theatre $48. PAY-YOUR-AGE: Patrons aged 26 years and under pay $1 per year of age
Phone: 4927 4111

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