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...

A Ruined Butterfly at Alexandria AMC

By larzpearson
Even 30 minutes before the performance began, there were signs of transmission problems which then persisted into the actual performance. AMC theater staff not able to deal with problems. Ruined...

Tip top Butterfly

By karentprice
Kristine Opolais is an expressive, emotional Butterfly. Roberto Alagna almost makes you feel some sympathy for the youth of Pinkerton. He is always an excellent singer and actor that makes opera...

Madama Butterfly

By rvi5
Outstanding performance. Opolais now my favorite. Just like being front row at the Met. Nice to see so many people at the showing. Opera is alive and well. Unfortunately, there wasn't anyone there...

Wow!

By billleebwbw
Over the last 3 years I have become addicted to the Mets HD performances. The subtitles help immensely to keep me involved in the plot as well as the music. Last nights performance was the best I...

Madama Butterfly

By eznewman
Outstanding!!! Absolutely the best performance by the entire cast and crew. I could see it again and again....

Madama Butterfly Encore

By bjmurphy21
Absolutely wonderful movie. Now that the Met is filming performances to be shown at theaters, we all have an opportunity to see them. This particular show was truly beautiful. The lead singers had...

Butterfly

By dmorgan1
I would crawl a mile over broken bottles to see and hear Kristine Opolais. She was wonderful in Manon Lascaux, and just as magnificent, if not even more so, as Madame Butterfly. Roberta Alagna was a...

Best Butterfly Ever

By rtlitton
Best...

puppets and all

By bunhow
I learned the puppets were traditional in Japan, and the puppeters did a great job. the who;e production,the singing, the acting, costumes,a d the lovely suprano were outstanding....