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A heartbreaking love story. A tragic betrayal. An American naval officer marries a young Japanese girl for convenience only to leave her while she faithfully awaits his return. Set in 1890s Japan, Giacomo Puccini’s devastating saga of devotion, tradition and sacrifice is among the most beloved operas of all time. Sung in Italian with English supertitles.

Performance Dates: January 22, 2003; March 24, 1987

Categories: 1986-1987 Season, 2002-2003 Season, Classical Music, Theatre