Puccini’s “Madama Butterfly” is coming to the Lyric Opera of Chicago for performances with internationally acclaimed tenor, James Valenti.
Valenti debuts at Lyric Opera of Chicago in Puccini’s "Madama Butterfly"
Internationally acclaimed tenor, James Valenti will be making his theatrical debut at the Lyric Opera of Chicago located at 20 N. Wacker Drive as he takes on the role of Lt. Pinkerton in Puccini’s “Mad -ama Butterfly” on October 15, 18, 23, 26 and 30. Valenti has been praised by critics for having a voice of Italianate luster and is continually compared to some of the greatest tenors of the post-World War II era. The sought after 6’5” tenor has built a global reputation for his elegant musicianship, commanding stage presence, ardent vocal style and Hollywood good looks.