Madama Butterfly

One of the most famous and popular operas of all time will tug at your heart with its passionate embrace. Madama Butterfly is filled with some of Puccini’s most beloved and soaring melodies and tells of the epic romance between a young Japanese geisha, who turns her back on tradition, and an American lieutenant, with a different view.

  • Friday, August 4 at 7:30 pm  *VIP tent tickets available
  • Sunday, August 6 at 5:00 pm
  • Friday, August 11 at 7:30 pm
  • Sunday, August 13 at 5:00 pm

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VIP Tent

  • Opening night:
  • Saturday, July 29 @ 6:30 pm – Kiss Me, Kate
  • Tuesday, August 1 @ 6:30 pm – La belle Hélène
  • Friday, August 4 @ 6:30 pm – Madama Butterfly


Join Opera North for cocktails and appetizers at the VIP tent in Colburn Park (Lebanon Green), starting 60 minutes before select shows. Mingle with directors and designers before the show and during intermission, while you enjoy show-inspired food.