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Madama Butterfly Reviews

Lucie Stern Theatre (Palo Alto, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

"Madama Butterfly"
36 ratings
4.6 average rating
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2 events
1 review
0 stars
attended May 22 2009

It was my first experience with the West Bay Opera. We decided on Tuesday to see Madama Butterfly on Friday, May 22...

It was wonderful. The cast was first rate - their performing skills matched operas I've seen in SF. The venue, Lucie Stern...continued

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66 events
32 reviews
5 stars
attended May 31 2009

Outstanding performance on Sunday afternoon; absolutely riveting. This is without question one of the finest small opera houses in the United States. The set, lighting, acoustics, and orchestra were all first-rate. Frankly, this was a better...continued

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24 events
6 reviews
2 stars
attended May 24 2009

An excellent production of Madama Butterfly with fantastic singing. All three of us were very impressed and enjoyed the performance very much.

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12 events
3 reviews
1 stars
attended May 24 2009

It was my first time attending the West Bay Opera. The performance and stage was top rate. I took my 18 yr. old daughter and we both enjoyed it very much. I would attend again.

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13 events
1 review
4 stars
attended May 24 2009

My first time at West Bay Opera - everything first rate. cast performance, staging. I will certainly go back for the 2009-2010 season.

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45 events
19 reviews
0 stars
attended May 28 2016

This is an amazing production with wonderful performances all around. The sets and costumes are gorgeous and capture the spirit of Japan (a country I have lived in). Opera purists might quibble with some of the innovations in this interpretation,...continued

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35 events
12 reviews
21 stars
attended May 31 2009

West Bay Opera never disappoints. The intimate theater is an excellent venue to see the shows. Scenery, lighting and costumes were excellent and the voices were very strong - excellent quality production.

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8 reviews
16 stars
attended May 30 2009

This was our first time using Goldstar...we were very pleased with the service.The seats were good and the opera was OUTSTANDING! Now we know how wonderful West Bay Opera is!!

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22 events
5 reviews
6 stars
attended May 30 2009

Fabulous talent and great music. I love this venue for opera performances. The lead singers were outstanding!

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6 events
5 reviews
8 stars
attended May 22 2009

I saw the May 22 opening night performance and bought the ticket on Goldstar the day before the event (I had a great center seat, too, for half price!) I love the Lucie Stern theater because it is very small and intimate, not a bad seat in the...continued

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4 reviews
0 stars
attended May 30 2009

I am a new at opera and did not understand a word of Italian. But I have to say, I was quite taken by surprised with the emotion in response to the performance. Tears just kept spilling over. It was a great cultural experience.

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3 reviews
2 stars
attended May 28 2016

Great seats, thanks! The cast was professional and there was a live orchestra..what else can you as for at that price!

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Zephyr007
13 events
2 reviews
8 stars
attended May 29 2016

Delightfully surprised! A very professional and artistic production.

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2 reviews
7 stars
attended May 25 2016

Very rewarding. Loved the performance. The two leads were excellent. Look forward to more popular operas there.

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1 review
0 stars
attended May 24 2009

I saw Madama Butterfly on Sunday, May 24th...it was wonderful. The cast was first rate - their performing skills matched opera I've seen in SF. One must be prepared though when attending opera at Lucie Stern theater....it is a small venue. The...continued

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1 review
1 stars
attended May 22 2016

I've been using Goldstar for a long time but this might be the last time i have purchased something on this website. Even though I have purchased my two tickets months ago, when I have received the actual tickets at the venue, they weren't...continued

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1 review
4 stars
attended May 25 2016

Over the years, I have heard a lot about this opera. but have never seen it ( have in the past, attended 2 different performances of M Butterfly, the Musical thru Theatreworks Silicon Valley) so I decided I will finally go see Madama...continued

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