regards to the opera performances of "Macbeth" to be staged
from Monday 17 January 2005 at Opera House, New National Theatre Tokyo,
the original conductor Otaka Tadaaki is unable to stage due to his
physical condition. Alternatively, Riccardo
Frizza is going to take his
In addition, as regards to the opera "Madame Butterfly"
to be staged from Friday 24 June 2005, the costume designer
has been changed to Maeda Ayako
from Wada Emi.