Bryan Hymel opens Teatro alla Scala 2016 season in Madama Butterfly

bh-pinkertonAs announced at a press conference in the venerated opera house, Bryan Hymel will return to Teatro alla Scala to open their 2016 season. The American tenor performs the role of Pinkerton in a new production of Madama Butterfly, directed by Alvis Hermanis with Riccardo Chailly at the podium.

Bryan is joined on stage by Uruguayan soprano Maria José Siri as Ciò-Ciò-San in performances that open on December 7, 2016, and run through January 8, 2017.