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Wiener Philharmoniker

Madama Butterfly Legends

Giacomo Puccini

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This sublime production of Puccini’s Madama Butterfly features a stellar cast: Mirella Freni, Placido Domingo and Christa Ludwig, with Herbert von Karajan on the podium. Part of the Legends series, from the Wiener Staatsoper.


ConductorHerbert Von Karajan

DirectorJean-Pierre Ponnelle

CastMirella Freni | Placido Domingo Christa Ludwig

Number of actsOpera in 3 acts

Total running time146 minutes, Act 1: 55 minutes | Acts 2&3: 1 hour 32 minutes

Running time by actAct 1: 55 minutes | Acts 2&3: 1 hour 32min

Sung inItalian

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