Create A Score - Madam Butterfly

OperaUpClose is producing a ground-breaking new English version of Puccini’s Madam Butterfly and we're asking you to help us to create it!

£1,244 raised of £6,000 target 21 %
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This project is using Flexible funding and will receive all pledges made by 3:02pm 11th September 2018

This project is using Flexible funding and will receive all pledges made by 3:02pm 11th September 2018

In association with Belgrade Theatre in Coventry, OperaUpClose is producing a new English version of Puccini’s Madam Butterfly.

One of the best-loved operas of all time, Madam Butterfly’s glorious music and tragic story have enchanted audiences for more than a century. This ground-breaking reimagining of Puccini’s masterpiece will be told from a female, East-Asian perspective, performed by a diverse-led cast of talented singers and musicians.

You can help make this opera possible by donating a note, chord, melody, aria, scene, or act of our new version of Madam Butterfly. 

You will be sent a PDF with your note/chord/melody/aria/scene/act - the perfect gift for yourself, a loved one, and the opera community!*

  • Note – £2: your note sent to you
  • Chord – £10: your chord sent to you with an official certificate of thanks
  • Melody – £60: your melody sent to you along with a recording and an official certificate of thanks
  • Aria – £250: your aria sent to you, an official certificate of thanks, and your name in the programme and score
  • Scene – £500: your scene sent to you, an official certificate of thanks, your name in the programme and score and an invite to a behind-the-scenes sharing of our work so far on Madam Butterfly in October
  • Act – £1000: all of the above + lunch with the director of Madam Butterfly and two tickets to a performance of Madam Butterfly of your choice


*The copyright of the libretto and orchestration remain the property of the librettist, the composer, and OperaUpClose

 

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