The Metropolitan Opera: Madama Butterfly ENCORE Synopsis
Celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Met Opera’s Emmy Award-winning series The Met: Live in HD. An encore performance of Puccini’s Madama Butterfly will be shown in select cinemas on Wednesday, April 6.

Movie Reviews

A Most Beautiful Production

By andreakm612
This particular production of Puccini's Madama Butterfly is exquisite. The time flies by. Every detail is beautiful. The costumes are colorful. Kristine Opolais and Roberto Alagna are not only...

Loved it! Loved it! Loved it!

By chick79
We haven't had the opportunity to go to the Met very often so this is a wonderful treat to be able to see it "Live at the Met". Have to say that this was probably one of the best performances I've...

madame butterly

By peghartman
I thought the production was amazing and magnificent. The voices, as always , in a Met production were superb. I have never seen the use of puppetry in that manner, how ingenious and clever. The...

A phenomenal Madama Butterfly

By drplotsky
We have seen Madama Butterfly on several occasions. This was an amazing production especiall the lead soprano. We were very pleased that we decided to go....

Madam Butterfly-- FABULOUS!!!

By ptopitzer
If you ever get a chance to see this, do not hesitate, rearrange your life and go!!! This is an amazing production on all counts. I have seen this opera and/or heard it on the radio more times...

Fantastic!

By douggage
Great opera, great production, and Kristine Opolais carries the show with her great acting as well as her singing....

Madama Butterfly

By gcr8ton
Thoroughly enjoyed this classic. Stage settings were sparse . Didn't like the use of the female Butterfly puppet in scene where Pinkerton returns....

Madame Butterfly

By jomerali
Perfection! Bravi...

Great Opera, Long Show

By Faithp90
The performance itself was amazing. I'm not a seasoned opera-goer so to me it was absolutely tremendous. My only complaint is the long intermissions and interviews between acts. It's nice to learn...

Fantastic!

By BobSculptor
Wonderful, wonderful! Beautiful costumes, scenery, singing, dance, movement by puppeteers, fantastic orchestra. Roberto Alagna, Kristine Opolais, etc. all at their very best! If you can't make it...