La Scala: MADAMA BUTTERFLY10th February, 2017
After 112 years, Puccini’s original version of MADAMA BUTTERFLY returns to La Scala. This performance was captured at the offiical Gala Opening Night of the La Scala season! Principal conductor Riccardo Chailly and acclaimed Latvian director Alvis Hermanis present a thrilling opportunity to discover this audacious version of a belvoed classic, hotly contested at its 1904 La Scala premiere. The terrific cast orbits around Cio-Cio-San played by Maria Jose Siri, an emerging soprano on the greatest international stages.