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    • Opera Thursday

      Opera Thursday was created to both entertain aficionados and introduce the novice to opera. Join us every month at Villa Tronco for magical evenings of great food, lively company, beautiful arias and Broadway classics sung by Midlands-area opera singers. Be sure to catch our next performances on April 6 and May 4!

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    Saturday, March 4, 2017
     7:00 p.m.
    Koger Center for the Arts

    The International Soloists

    Butterfly Melliangee Perez          Butterly - Benjamin Sloman

      Dobromir Momekov        Butterfly - ViaraZhelezova

    Our international soloists will include Melliangee Perez (Cio-Cio-San), Benjamin Slowman (B. F. Pinkerton), Dobromir Momekov (Sharpless), and  Viara Zhelezova (Suzuki).

    Local Performers

    selena2                Jonathan2

    Musicians from the SC Philharmonic

    SCPhilharmonic 1           SCPhilharmonic2

    Join the Palmetto Opera as we present a full-scale preduction of Puccini’s MADAMA BUTTERFLY with international soloists and the full chorus of Teatro Lirico D’Europa, an orchestra of SC Philharmonic musicians and Midlands opera singers in supporting roles. Set and costume designs and stage direction for the MADAMA BUTTERFLY production – by Giorgio Lalov. English supertitles will be projected above the stage.

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    A glimpse into MADAMA BUTTERFLY

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