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M. Butterfly

17 May @ 7:45 PM - 21 May @ 7:45 PM

| £11 - £15.50

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Puccini’s Madama Butterfly was a glorified story about an American navy boy in Japan, failing his oriental love for his soon-to-be wife, Butterfly.

In an alternative universe of 1960s China, amidst the rise of the cultural revolution, Rene Gallimard, a French diplomat newly tasked with high-profile intelligence, falls in love with a mystical Beijing Opera singer, Song Liling, in his attempts to escape the expatriate circles. Restraining physical contact, Song cites Confucian modesty, but Rene is dissatisfied — he must create his fantasies — of Song, of the Orient, and even of his motherland, France, to live through the next two decades.

Details

Start:
17 May @ 7:45 PM
End:
21 May @ 7:45 PM
Cost:
£11 - £15.50
Website:
http://adctheatre.com/butterfly

Organiser

Brickhouse Theatre Company

Venue

ADC Theatre
Park Street
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB5 8AS United Kingdom
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Phone:
01223 300085
Website:
www.adctheatre.com