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Teatru Astra Production
Teatru Astra is pleased to announce the title of the opera production for the festival in 2012 – Giacomo Puccini’s “Madama Butterfly”. Teatru Astra will stick to its 10-year tradition of putting up the opera on the last Saturday of October and the Thursday preceding it. The opera opens the 11th edition of this annual festival of culture Mediterranea Festival, that seeks to expose that which the island of Gozo is well-known for in the cultural field: opera, music, history, archaeology, trades and traditions.
The Malta Philharmonic Orchestra and the Teatru Astra Opera Chorus will be under the direction of Joseph Vella, featuring Daniela Dessi in the title role.
Teatru Astra Opera Chorus
MALTA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
leader Marcelline Agius
conductor JOSEPH VELLA