Madam Butterfly


May – June 2016 / English National Opera

Madam Butterfly is one of opera’s most enduring tales of unrequited love.

With its breathtaking mix of cinematic images, traditional Japanese theatre, colourful costumes and stunning sets, Anthony Minghella’s Olivier Award-winning production has been hailed as ‘the most beautiful show of the year’

(Sunday Telegraph)

Anthony Minghell's Madam Butterfly Returns to the English National Opera. London 14th May 2016


Make up for the three Geishas, the Bonze and Yamadori dancers as well as Ayano Honda as Butterfly (in dream sequence).


Anthony Minghell's Madam Butterfly Returns to the English National Opera. London 14th May 2016

Anthony Minghell's Madam Butterfly Returns to the English National Opera. London 14th May 2016