Puccini's Madama Butterfly: An Opera Afternoon Tea
Saturday, 8 June 2013 from 13:30 to 16:00 (BST)
Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
To commemorate 400 years of British and Japanese relations, Stapleford Park is presenting an Opera Afternoon Tea where the quintessential English afternoon tea is served with a touch of Japanese tradition. The afternoon begins with the Traditional Tea Ceremony by a Japanese Tea Grand-master.
Enjoy freshly made finger sandwiches, scones with home- made strawberry preserve, clotted cream and delicate French pastries whilst listening to the performance of the unforgettable excerpts from Madama Butterfly by musicians who have performed with the National Opera House, Symphony Hall in Birmingham, the BBC and London Philharmonic.