Longview Opera Presents "Madame Butterfly"

A cast from all over the United States is converging on Longview for opera's big night. Rehearsals are underway for Opera Longview's performance of "Madame Butterfly".  The story of an American G.I. who falls in love with a geisha in post-war Japan.

Performers from New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles opera companies have signed on for this years event. Performances will be held at T.G. Field auditorium on Thursday June 3rd, and Saturday June 5th, both beginning at 8 p.m. For ticket information call "Opera Longview".

Bob Hallmark, reporting.