M. Butterfly


David Henry Hwang

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Madame Butterfly

Madame Butterfly, Giacomo Puccini’s celebrated 1904 opera, tells the story of a disastrous marriage between a beautiful, vulnerable Japanese woman named Cio-Cio-San —also called Butterfly —and a callow American sailor named Benjamin Pinkerton. Madameread analysis of Madame Butterfly