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Madama Butterfly - 8 March 2007 Evening 

Opera: Performance details

Company: The Royal Opera
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Revival
Conductor Paul Wynne Griffiths
Chorus Director Renato Balsadonna
Concert Master Vasko Vassilev
Cast
B.F. Pinkerton
a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy
Andrew Richards
Goro
a marriage broker
Martyn Hill
Suzuki
Cio-Cio-San's maid
Elena Cassian
Sharpless
U.S. consul at Nagasaki
Alan Opie
Cio-Cio-San ('Madama Butterfly') Liping Zhang
Imperial Commissioner Jacques Imbrailo
Official Registrar Jonathan Coad
Cio-Cio-San's mother Ann Tudor Williams
Uncle Yakusidé Alan Duffield
Cousin Clare McCaldin
Aunt Kathleen Wilder
The Bonze
a Buddhist priest and uncle of Cio-Cio-San
Jeremy White
Prince Yamadori Quentin Hayes
Dolore ('Sorrow')
Cio-Cio-San's child
Alex Roberts
Kate Pinkerton Liora Grodnikaite
Cio-Cio-San's relations, friends and servants The Royal Opera Chorus
Actors
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Language: Italian
Surtitled by: David Edwards
Durations: Act I: 55 minutes, Interval: 25 minutes, Acts II and III: 90 minutes
Information source: Royal Opera House cast sheet for 8 March 2007 (in Royal Opera House Collections)