The Israeli Ballet - Madama Butterfly

The Israeli Ballet - Madama Butterfly

The Israeli Ballet - Madama Butterfly

The Israeli Ballet
Madama Butterfly
A ballet in 2 parts

A world première of a ballet based on Puccini's classical opera featuring an exciting combination of opera and ballet and commissioned by the Israeli Opera for its 30th anniversary.

Bitter, powerful love intertwined with joy and suicide in the story of the young geisha who
forfeits her life for the sake of her young son.

Choreography Marianna Ryzhkina
Music Giacomo Puccini arranged by John Longstaff
Scenery Design                     Anna Chruscheva
Costume Design Ula Shevtsov     
Lighting Design Bambi

Butterfly  Tomoko Takahashi
Pinkerton               Egor Menshchikov
Sharpless  Alexander Utkin
Bonze  Lyudvig Ispiryan
Suzuki   Lena Rosenberg
Kate   Ekaterina Brekhova


Geishas, Family and Sailors Artists of The Israel Ballet

Chorus Master: Ethan Schmeisser
The Opera Orchestra – The Israel Symphony Orchestra Rishon LeZion
Soloist: Efrat Ashkenazi, soprano

THU   9.10.14 21:00
FRI 10.10.14   13:00
SAT 11.10.14 21:00

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