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Madam Butterfly 1990Scottish Opera

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John Mauceri took over this first revival of the Nuria Espert staging which also allowed a number of younger singers to try out their roles, and had an extensive run of fourteen performances.

Performance Cast

Lieut. F B Pinkerton U S Navy

Arthur Davies (Exc Jun 8, 26, 30)

Howard Haskin (Jun 8)

Seppo Ruohonen (Jun 26, 30)

Goro marriage broker

Neil Jenkins

Suzuki Cio-Cio-San's servant

Anne-Marie Owens

Sharpless U S Consul in Nagasaki

Norman Bailey (Exc Jun 8)

Jason Howard (Jun 8)

Cio-Cio-San known as Madam Butterfly

Janice Cairns (Exc Jun 8, 26, 30)

Anne Williams-King (Jun 8, 26, 30)

Imperial Commissioner

Paul Anwyl

Official Registrar

Malcolm Aitken

Bonze a priest, Cio-Cio-San's uncle

David Gwynne

Prince Yamadori

Jonathan Hawkins

Kate Pinkerton

Carol Rowlands

Performance DatesMadam Butterfly 1990

Map List

Theatre Royal, Glasgow | Glasgow

23 May, 19.15 26 May, 19.15 31 May, 19.15 2 Jun, 14.15 5 Jun, 19.15

Eden Court Theatre | Inverness

7 Jun, 19.15 8 Jun, 19.15 9 Jun, 19.15

His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen | Aberdeen

12 Jun, 19.15 14 Jun, 19.15

Theatre Royal, Newcastle | Newcastle-upon-Tyne

19 Jun, 19.15 23 Jun, 19.15

Playhouse Theatre, Edinburgh | Edinburgh

26 Jun, 19.15 30 Jun, 19.15

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