Jennifer Rowley Headlines Opera Naples’ ‘Madama Butterfly’

By Francisco Salazar

Opera Naples is set to present Puccini’s “Madama Butterfly.”

The production by Maria Todaro will star internationally acclaimed soprano Jennifer Rowley in her signature role. She will be joined by mezzo-soprano Julia Maria Johnson, tenor Martín Nusspaumer and baritone Raymond Diaz.

Ramón Tebar will conduct the Naples Festival Orchestra.

“Madama Butterfly” will be performed on March 8 and 10, 2024 at the Chambier Park Softball Field. The work will be presented to celebrate the 100-year anniversary of Puccini’s death.