JFKL October 2018

Puccini’s Madama Butterfly

Kuala Lumpur City Opera is proud to present Giacomo Puccini’s Madama Butterfly from November 22nd to 25th at the Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre with support from the Japan Foundation Kuala Lumpur. The production features a double cast with Malaysian renowned soprano, Cecilia Yap singing the role of Cio Cio San and tenor, Solomon Chong sings the role of her lover, B.F. Pinkerton. The second cast for the leadings roles will be played by soprano, Evelyn Toh and tenor, Yap Jin Hin. The opera sung in Italian with English and Chinese subtitles will be conducted by award-winning Colombian conductor, Juan Montoya and directed by Amelia Tan.

A tale of love and heartbreak set in Nagasaki, Japan, Cio Cio San marries an American sailor at a tender age hoping for a better future. Only to find betrayal and ill-fate. The production will be supported by the KL City Opera Orchestra Ensemble, KLCO Chorus and children from the Opera for Kids and Opera for Teens program.

Puccini’s Madama Butterfly

Presented by: Kuala Lumpur City Opera
Conductor: Juan Montoya 
Stage Director: Amelia Tan

22, 24, 25 November
Cio Cio San – Cecilia Yap Pinkerton – Solomon Chong

23 November, 2018 and Family Fun Day
Cio Cio San – Evelyn Toh Pinkerton – Yap Jin Hin

Suzuki – Samantha Chong Sharpless – Shawn Liew
Goro – Peter Ong Prince Yamadori – Tan Jong Hann

Date and Time
Show: 22, 23, 24, 25 Nov 2018 8:30pm
Family Fun Day: 24 Nov 2018 3:00pm

Show #1 – 22 Nov 2018 Thu 8:00pm RM148, 128, 108
Show #2 – 23 Nov 2018 Fri 8:00pm RM148, 128, 108
Show #3 – 24 Nov 2018 Sat 8:00pm RM168, 148, 128
Show #4 – 25 Nov 2018 Sun 8:00pm RM168, 148, 128
Family Fun Day – 24 Nov 2018 Sat 3:00pm RM88

*Kindly note: Pre-performance talk half an hour before the show except for Family Fun Day

Tickets Promotions:
Family Package (2 adults, minimum 1 child) 20% discount; Additional child at 20% discount;
All seats must be from the same price tier (15 Sep – 25 Nov 2018)
Student/Senior/Physically Challenged Price 10% discount
Cast Price 15% (from 15 Sep – 25 Nov 2018); Unlimited

*No Discount for Family Fun Day.