Opera Saratoga announced today the three operas that will be featured at the center of the company’s 2020 Summer Festival, to be presented at The Spa Little Theatre in Spa State Park
The 2020 Summer Festival will feature new productions of two audience favorites, Puccini’s Madama Butterfly, and Gilbert & Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance, alongside the New York premiere of a riveting new opera by Lembit Beecher and Hannah Moscovitch, Sky on Swings, which received its critically acclaimed world premiere in 2018.
Conductor: Emily Senturia (debut)
Director: Lawrence Edelson
Featuring: Susanne Mentzer (debut) and Marietta Simpson (debut)
Madama Butterfly (1904)
Music by Giacomo Puccini; Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa
Opera Tickets: $125 / $100 / $75 / $50