Madame Butterfly


(Objekt ID 62891)
Object type Production
Premiere December 17, 1943
Produced by The National Stage
Based on Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini, Luigi Illica, Giuseppe Giacosa
Audience Adults
Number of events 54
Language Norwegian
Expressions Opera, 2nd World War
Running period December 17, 1943  
Name Role
Giuseppe Giacosa – Libretto
Luigi Illica – Libretto
Egil Hjorth-Jenssen – Direction
Sverre Jordan – Musical Management
Giacomo Puccini – Composer
Per Schwab – Stage design
Arne Hendriksen – Singer (B. F. Pinkerton)
Teddy Nordgreen – Singer (Sharpless, amerikansk konsul i Nagasaki)
Randi Lindtner Næss – Singer (Cho Cho San)
Dagmar Wittrup – Singer (Suzuki)
Sofie Bull Grieg Øvrevik – Singer (Cho Cho San)
Performance dates
December 17, 1943Store Scene, The National Stage – Opening night