The Alhambra Theatre
17 March 2018

Running Time: 2 hrs 20 mins

One of the world’s most popular operas, Puccini’s Madama Butterfly tells the heart-breaking story of the beautiful young Japanese girl who falls in love with an American naval lieutenant – with dramatic results.

Book Tickets for Madama Butterfly

The Alhambra Theatre

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*Prices inclusive of booking fees: Phone/Counter - £2 per ticket plus postage charge where applicable. Online - £2 per ticket plus £1 per transaction for postage. Please note, concessions may not be available on every performance.

More Information on Madama Butterfly

Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international soloists, highly-praised chorus and full orchestra

Back by overwhelming public demand, this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including a spectacular Japanese garden and fabulous costumes including antique wedding kimonos from Japan.

Highlights include the melodic Humming Chorus, the moving aria One Fine Day and the unforgettable Love Duet.

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim* from the Korean National Opera, Seoul and the international soprano Alyona Kistenyova*

Winner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards

★★★★★ 'Stunning and emotionally charged' Cardiff Morning Star

'This is a Butterfly to cherish' Manchester Evening News

'Kistenyova played the tragic Japanese heroine with unforgettable grace and poignancy' Oxford Prospect

'The set and costumes were intricate and magnificent to behold. All the beauty of Japan was made real on stage, which added to the overall exquisite tragedy of the performance' Manchester Magazine

Sung in Italian with English surtitles

*Cast Subject to Change


Bradford Theatres Friends

£2.50 off two tickets


£2.50 off

Groups Offers

Groups 10+: £3 off
Groups 20+: £5 off and 1 free ticket
Groups 50+: £7 off and 3 free tickets

Schools & Colleges

£9.50 plus one supervisor free with every ten students (best available rear stalls or upper circle)

Family Ticket

£70 (for four including two or three children aged 16 or under)

Multi booking offers

Book for 2 operas and save £5 off each show
Book for all 3 operas and save £7 off each show
Not available with any other offer or concession

Lounges (seat 7 or 8)

£292 & £255.50

Boxes (seat 4)


Please note that all discounts are subject to availability. T&C’s apply.

To book a lounge or box, wheelchair position, or for an access assisted performance (captioned, audio described, signed) where applicable, please contact the box office on 01274 432000.

For groups of 20+ please contact 01274 437788. Maximum of 10 tickets for this event can be booked online.

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