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'Madama Butterfly' Opera Night at The Academy of Music in Philadelphia

Apr 26
8:00pm - 10:30pm
Off Campus Event, The Academy of Music in Philadelphia
Madama Butterfly
Madama Butterfly

Please join the Department of Transnational Italian Studies for an opera night to attend "Madama Butterfly," the most celebrated opera by Giacomo Puccini, which tells the thought-provoking story of the lovelorn geisha Cio Cio San in early twentieth-century Japan.

The show will take place on Friday, April 26, 2024, from 8:00 to 10.30 p.m. at The Academy of Music in Philadelphia (240 S Broad St) and will be opened at 7 p.m. with an introductory talk by musicologist Lily Kass. Septa train passes can be picked up Friday morning in Old Library 106. Please take the 6.02 pm Septa train from Bryn Mawr, which arrives at Philadelphia's Suburban Station at 6.30 pm (10 10-minute walk from the Academy of Music). On the way back, please take the 11.01 pm train from Suburban Station, which arrives at Bryn Mawr at 11.25 pm. Opera tickets and Septa passes are sponsored by the Tri-Co Philly Program.

Please RSVP here Note: tickets are limited to 15 students.

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Audience: For Students
Type(s): Performance
Luca Zipoli

Bryn Mawr College welcomes the full participation of all individuals in all aspects of campus life. Should you wish to request a disability-related accommodation for this event, please contact the event sponsor/coordinator. Requests should be made as early as possible.