Opera Guild of Rochester Tours


Tour to Syracuse Opera to see Puccini's Madama Butterfly April 15 at 2 pm


Puccini's Madama ButterflyThe Opera Guild of Rochester has scheduled a tour to see Puccini’s Madama Butterfly presented by Syracuse Opera. We will be attending the 2 pm matinee on Sunday April 15th. Details for this tour will be posted at a later date.

The Syracuse Opera season will conclude April 15 with Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini, the composer of La Boheme and Tosca.

Soprano Toni Marie Palmertree, having debuted the role of Butterfly at San Francisco Opera in 2016, will reprise the role for Syracuse Opera. Central New York native Dinyar Vania returns to the Crouse-Hinds stage to play Pinkerton, with baritone Troy Cook as Sharpless, the American consul. Glenn Lewis of Pittsburgh Opera will conduct, with Alison Moritz making her Syracuse Opera debut as stage director. Sung in Italian with English surtitles. Click here for more information about this production.