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Co-produced by Tokyo Nikikai Opera Foundation, Sächsische Staatsoper(Semperoper Dresden) and Det Kongelige Teater Puccini Opera "Madama Butterfly" Tokyo Nikikai Opera Theatre Puccini's Opera "Madama Butterfly"

Date Thu, Oct 3, 2019 18:30 (Open 17:30)
Fri, Oct 4, 2019 14:00 (Open 13:00)
Sat, Oct 5, 2019 14:00 (Open 13:00)
Sun, Oct 6, 2019 14:00 (Open 13:00)

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Main Hall

Genre Opera

* Please allow enough time on arrival for the personal belongings’ screening conducted on Oct 5 (Sat) and Oct 6 (Sun) at the entrance as a security measure.

Details on the PDF document: “The security check at the Tokyo metropolitan cultural institutes” (only in Japanese)


Puccini: Opera “Madama Butterfly” (with Japanese and English Surtitles)


Andrea Battistoni


Amon Miyamoto


[Oct 3, Oct 4]

Cio-Cio-san (Madama Butterfly): Mari Moriya

Suzuki: Asami Fujii

Kate: Yoshimi Narita

Pinkerton: Tatsuya Higuchi

Sharpless: Hiroshi Kuroda

Goro: Jun Hagiwara

Prince Yamadori: Yoshiki Kobayashi

Bonzo: Fumihiko Shimura

The Imperial Commissioner: Takeshi Katsuki


[Oct 5, Oct 6]

Cio-Cio-san (Madama Butterfly): Hiromi Omura

Suzuki: Eriko Hanafusa

Kate: Mika Tasaki

Pinkerton: Keiro Ohara

Sharpless: Kazunori Kubo

Goro: Masato Takada

Prince Yamadori: Hiroshi Okawa

Bonzo: Hirohisa Sannohe

The Imperial Commissioner: Jun Shiraiwa


Orchestra: Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra

Chorus: Nikikai Chorus Group


Set Design: Boris Kudlička

Costume design: Kenzo Takada

Lighting design: Marc Heinz

Video: Bartek Macias

Hair & Make-up: Isao Tsuge

Chorus Master: Tetsuya Kawahara

Assistant Stage Directors: Yasuko Sawada, Miroku Shimada

Stage Manager: Kensuke Murata

Production Director: Ikuo Oshima


Prices (tax included)

[Oct 3, Oct 4] *Weekdays special price

S15,000yen A13,000yen B10,000yen C8,000yen D6,000yen Students 2,000yen


[Oct 5, Oct 6]

S17,000yen A14,000yen B11,000yen C8,000yen D6,000yen Students 2,000yen

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