The Front Row

The Front Row – Houston Grand Opera

Today, a preview of Houston Grand Opera’s new staging of Giacomo Puccini’s Madame Butterfly, which opens Friday at the Wortham Center. We speak with soprano, Ana Mari­a Martinez, who is taking on the title role of Cio-Cio-San for the first time – tenor Joseph Calleja, who plays Pinkerton, Butterfly’s faithless American husband – and Tony-Award-winning Broadway director, Michael Grandage, who’s making his U.S. operatic debut with this production…

They speak with KUHF’s St. John Flynn.
*Extended Interview here*