When: Fri., Sept. 23, 8 p.m. and Sun., Sept. 25, 2 p.m. 2011
Puccini’s opera about said Madama Butterfly’s doomed love for American sailor B. F. Pinkerton has been a well-loved fixture on American stages for over a century. Performed in Italian with English super-titles. Check out the Indy Opera’s website for a suggested reading list; Guterson’s Snow Falling on Cedars tops the list as the opera’s Book Club selection.
For more info, visit www.indyopera.org.
Price: Ticket prices vary.