Born Giacomo Antonio Domenico Michele Secondo Maria Puccini, as it was Italian tradition to include the names of one’s grandfathers on the birth certificate, Puccini came from a long line of organists, composers and choir masters in Lucca, a small town in northern Italy. As a boy, Puccini was described as “lazy, slow, and a […]
MADAME BUTTERFLY’S tragic heroine was a former Geisha. Learn more about these centuries old “masters of the arts.”
The Stage Director for MADAME BUTTERFLY talks about her career and the role she plays in developing our first season production.