Every day over the next week Opera North will be posting teasers for each of the operas for Autumn and Winter 2011.

Opera North's 2007 production of Madama Butterfly


Today is Madama Butterfly, acclaimed by critics and audiences in 2007, director Tim Albery returns this Autumn to take a fresh look at his production. Arguably one of the world’s best loved operas, the story follows ‘Butterfly’s’ innocent love and features some of the most popular and recognisably beautiful opera music.


Madama Butterfly opens on Saturday 17 September 2011. For more go here.