Season 2012

Cast List

August 28, 2012, 1:15 am
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Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini

Madama Butterfly: Teressa Byrnes, Eileen Meredith, Shelly Marie Welch
Suzuki: Kate Bolton Schmuckler, Carol Hoover, Marsha Sims, Ellen Yeung
B. F. Pinkerton:  Orlando McCorkle, Frederick Winthrop
Sharpless:   John Minagro, Chris Wells
Goro:  Rick Bogart, Peter Tedeschi
Commissioner:  Mark Nelson
Prince Yamadori:  Andrew Ross, Roger Smith
The Bonze:  Joe Kinyon, Roger Smith
Kate:  Joanne Bogart, Kate Bolton Schmuckler, Ellen Yeung
Trouble:  Audrey Campbell, Anaya Smith-Orr, Juliet Weller, Cristin Williams


Conductor:  Michael Shahani
Repetiteur:  Skye Atman (8/12,17,18,24,25, and 9/11), Galina Umanskaya (8/4,11,19,and 26)
Stage Director: Frederick Winthrop  Assistants:  Cristina Arriola and MaryAnne Stanislaus
Chorus Manager:  Ellen Yeung
Sets and Costumes:  Roger Smith and Frederick Winthrop
Publicity:  Marsha Sims
Supertitles:  Lyssa Livingston

Chorus:  Joanne Bogart*, Rick Bogart*, Kat Cornelius, Lyssa Livingston, Andrew Ross*, Marsha Sims*, Pamela Tibbitts, Juliet Weller, Cristin Williams, Ellen Yeung*  (Singers with an asterisk are also singing roles.)

Cast per Performance


1) Saturday, August 4, 7:30pm, Pacifica Performances, Mildred Owens Concert Hall, 1220 Linda Mar Blvd., Pacifica 94044
Madama Butterfly: Shelly Marie Welch
Suzuki: Marsha Sims
B. F. Pinkerton: Frederick Winthrop
Sharpless: Chris Wells
Goro: Rick Bogart
Commissioner: Mark Nelson
Prince Yamadori: Andrew Ross
The Bonze: Joe Kinyon, Roger Smith
Kate: Joanne Bogart
 
2) Saturday, August 11, 7:30pm, Bay Terrace Theater with the Mira Theatre Guild, 51 Daniels Avenue, Vallejo, CA 94590
Madama Butterfly: Eileen Meredith
Suzuki: Carol Hoover
B. F. Pinkerton: Frederick Winthrop
Sharpless: John Minagro
Goro: Rick Bogart
Commissioner: Mark Nelson
Prince Yamadori: Roger Smith
The Bonze: Joe Kinyon
Kate: Joanne Bogart
 
3) Sunday, August 12, 2:00pm, Bay Terrace Theater with the Mira Theatre Guild, 51 Daniels Avenue, Vallejo, CA 94590
Madama Butterfly: Teressa Byrnes
Suzuki: Kate Bolton Schmuckler
B. F. Pinkerton: Frederick Winthrop
Sharpless: Chris Wells
Goro: Rick Bogart
Commissioner: Mark Nelson
Prince Yamadori: Andrew Ross
The Bonze: Roger Smith
Kate: Ellen Yeung
 
4) Friday, August 17, 8:00pm, Bay Terrace Theater with the Mira Theatre Guild, 51 Daniels Avenue, Vallejo, CA 94590
Madama Butterfly: Eileen Meredith
Suzuki: Carol Hoover
B. F. Pinkerton: Orlando McCorkle
Sharpless: John Minagro
Goro: Rick Bogart
Commissioner: Mark Nelson
Prince Yamadori: Roger Smith
The Bonze: Joe Kinyon
Kate: Ellen Yeung
 
5) Saturday, August 18, 7:30pm, Bay Terrace Theater with the Mira Theatre Guild, 51 Daniels Avenue, Vallejo, CA 94590
Madama Butterfly: Teressa Byrnes
Suzuki: Marsha Sims
B. F. Pinkerton: Frederick Winthrop
Sharpless: Chris Wells
Goro: Rick Bogart
Commissioner: Mark Nelson
Prince Yamadori: Andrew Ross
The Bonze: Roger Smith
Kate: Kate Bolton Schmuckler
 
6) Sunday, August 19, 2:00pm, Bay Terrace Theater with the Mira Theatre Guild, 51 Daniels Avenue, Vallejo, CA 94590
Madama Butterfly: Shelly Marie Welch
Suzuki: Kate Bolton Schmuckler
B. F. Pinkerton: Orlando McCorkle
Sharpless: John Minagro
Goro: Rick Bogart
Commissioner: Mark Nelson
Prince Yamadori: Roger Smith
The Bonze: Joe Kinyon
Kate: Joanne Bogart
 
7) Friday, August 24, 8:00pm, Bay Terrace Theater with the Mira Theatre Guild, 51 Daniels Avenue, Vallejo, CA 94590
Madama Butterfly: Eileen Meredith
Suzuki: Carol Hoover
B. F. Pinkerton: Frederick Winthrop
Sharpless: John Minagro
Goro: Rick Bogart
Commissioner: Mark Nelson
Prince Yamadori: Andrew Ross
The Bonze: Roger Smith
Kate: Joanne Bogart
 
8) Saturday, August 25, 7:30pm, Bay Terrace Theater with the Mira Theatre Guild, 51 Daniels Avenue, Vallejo, CA 94590
Madama Butterfly: Teressa Byrnes
Suzuki: Ellen Yeung
B. F. Pinkerton: Orlando McCorkle
Sharpless: John Minagro
Goro: Rick Bogart
Commissioner: Mark Nelson
Prince Yamadori: Roger Smith
The Bonze: Joe Kinyon
Kate: Kate Bolton Schmuckler
 
9) Sunday, August 26, 2:00pm, Bay Terrace Theater with the Mira Theatre Guild, 51 Daniels Avenue, Vallejo, CA 94590
Madama Butterfly: Eileen Meredith
Suzuki: Ellen Yeung
B. F. Pinkerton: Frederick Winthrop
Sharpless: Chris Wells
Goro: Rick Bogart
Commissioner: Mark Nelson
Prince Yamadori: Andrew Ross
The Bonze: Roger Smith
Kate: Joanne Bogart
 
10) Tuesday, September 11, 7:00pm, The Sequoias, 1400 Geary Boulevard, San Francisco, CA 94109-6561
Madama Butterfly: Eileen Meredith
Suzuki: Marsha Sims
B. F. Pinkerton: Frederick Winthrop
Sharpless: Chris Wells
Goro: Rick Bogart
Commissioner: Mark Nelson
Prince Yamadori: Andrew Ross
The Bonze: Joe Kinyon
Kate: Ellen Yeung

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Citation

Sims, M. (2012). Cast List. Retrieved from http://www.verismoopera.org/view/article/51cbf34d7896bb431f6ac76f