Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Music Theatre
The opera by Giacomo Puccini is based on the story about a geisha named Butterfly, which for the
sake of love, made many sacrifices. However, her lover does not appreciate this, moreover, he is
meanly betraying her and marrying another woman. Madama Butterfly can’t stand her grief and, in
desperation, takes her own life.