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15/02/2019

Honorary patrons

"Madama Butterfly" on Plac Defilad will be the largest opera event of 2019 in Poland. We are glad that the prestigious partners joined in the organization and promotion of this unique performance, and the Italian Embassy and the French Embassy in the Republic of Poland granted the honorary patronage to the performance. Thank you very much!

08/02/2019

Madama Butterfly in the media

The media is writing more and more about the June performance of "Madama Butterfly" – we encourage you to read the interview with Aleksandra Kurzak and Robert Alagna in "Twój Styl" (2/2019), to move for a moment to the French residence of our opera marriage thanks to "Viva" (3/2019) and to see the conversation with the artist in the MUZOTok program:

03/01/2019

Our stars in Met

Aleksandra Kurzak and Roberto Alagna will sing together in "Carmen" by Georges Bizet, which revival directed by Richard Eyre is being prepared by New York's Metropolitan Opera. Under the baton of Louis Langrée, the artists will sing the parts that they won other opera houses – Aleksandra Kurzak will play Micaëla, and Roberto Alagna - Don José, Carmen’s lover (Clémentine Margaine).

The performance played in New York between January 9 and February 8 will also be shown in Poland – we invite you to Teatr Studio on February 2 to broadcast "Carmen" live in HD.

Giacomo Puccini

Madama

Butterfly

Madama

Butterfly

Japanese tragedy in three acts
Music: Giacomo Puccini
Libretto: Luigi Illica i Giuseppe Giacosa


The time and place of action: Nagasaki, at the turn of
19th and 20th the century

Japanese tragedy in three acts
Music: Giacomo Puccini
Libretto: Luigi Illica i Giuseppe Giacosa


The time and place of action: Nagasaki, at the turn of 19th and 20th the century

First performance (two-act version):
17/02/1904, Teatro alla Scala w Mediolanie
Première of the three-act version: 
28/05/1904, Teatro Grande di Brescia
First Polish performance
03/12/1908, Grand Theatre in Warsaw

Characters:

Madam Butterfly (Cio-Cio-San)

F. B. Pinkerton, Lieutenant in the United States Navy

Sharpless, United States consul at Nagasaki

Suzuki, the maid Cio-Cio-San

Kate Pinkerton

Goro, Japanese matchmaker

Prince Yamadori

Bonzo, Cio-Cio-San's uncle

Commissioner

The Imperial Commissioner

Cio-Cio-san's mother

Cio-Cio-San's cousin

Yakuside

Cio-Cio-San's child

Characters:

Madama Butterfly (Cio-Cio-San)
soprano

F. B. Pinkerton, Lieutenant in
the United States Navy
tenor

Sharpless, United States consul at Nagasaki
bariton

Suzuki, the maid Cio-Cio-San
mezzo-soprano

Kate Pinkerton
mezzo-soprano

Goro, Japanese matchmaker
tenor

Prince Yamadori
tenor

Bonzo, Cio-Cio-San's uncle
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Commissioner
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The Imperial Commissioner
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Cio-Cio-san's mother
mezzo-soprano

Cio-Cio-San's cousin 
mezzo-soprano

Yakuside
bas

Cio-Cio-San's child
silent role



soprano

tenor

baritone

mezzo-soprano

mezzo-soprano

tenor

tenor

bas

bas

baritone

mezzo-soprano

mezzo-soprano

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silent role

 

Semi-staged version                             
Duration of the opera: approx. 180 minutes (with an interval)
Original Italian language version with Polish subtitles

Soloists
and producers

Soloists
and producers

Group

Madama Butterfly

Aleksandra
Kurzak

Madama Butterfly

Aleksandra Kurzak

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Pinkerton

Roberto
Alagna

Pinkerton

Roberto Alagna

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Sharpless

Andrzej
Dobber

Sharpless

Andrzej Dobber

Group Copy 3

Suzuki

Monika Ledzion- Porczyńska

Group Copy 4

Conductor

Marcello Mottadelli

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Orchestra

Sinfonia Varsovia

Group Copy 5
Group Copy 7

Costume designer

Marek
Adamski

Costume designer

Marek Adamski

Снимок экрана 2018-09-19 в 15.28.06

Light designer

Aleksandr
Prowaliński

Light painter

Aleksandr Prowaliński

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Sound

Marek Suberlak

Bilety dostępne wkrótce

Tickets

Tickets

The second phase of ticket sales for "Madama Butterfly" by Giacomo Puccini has begun. The opera will be staged in a concert version with a star-studded cast on the Parade Square in Warsaw on June 15th2019.

Tickets can be purchased at the Studio Theater website and from our partners.
You are welcome!

Pre-sale   |   01.10.2018 — 15.10.2018

1st stage   |   16.10.2018 — 01.02.2019

2nd stage   |   02.02.2019 — 31.03.2019

2nd stage
02.02.2019 —31.03.2019

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3rd stage   |   01.04.2019 — 15.06.2019

3rd stage
01.04.2019 —15.06.2019

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The Parade Square

The Parade Square

The Parade Square is a project implemented by the Studio Theatre, the alliance of partners, institutions, non-governmental organizations, artists, activists and above all the residents whose love for the city is expressed in actions. The place and idea of being together. Variable as the plans and contexts of the space in the center of Warsaw that changes every year.

Immutable and stable like the shadow of the Palace of Culture and Science.  We fulfil dreams of a beautiful, happy city, a democratic place to live and participate together in culture. Concerts, film screenings, performances, dances, exhibitions, talks and plenty of space to spend time together. From the Square we can look at the world with wonder and attention, with respect and kindness towards others.  The Square is for everyone, regardless of their beliefs, religion and origin. 

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Media partners

Media partners

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