Met Opera: Madama Butterfly (Encore)
Pier Giorgio Morandi
Director: Pier Giorgio Morandi
Starring: Hui He, Elizabeth DeShong, Andrea Carè
Release Date: Tue 12 Nov 2019
Hui He stars as Cio-Cio-San, the devoted geisha who gives everything for the American naval officer Pinkerton, sung by Andrea Carè. Elizabeth DeShong is her devoted companion Suzuki, and Plácido Domingo adds another role to his remarkable repertoire, singing Sharpless for the first time. Pier Giorgio Morandi conducts Anthony Minghella’s beautiful, atmospheric production.