For him it was a moment of euphoric pleasure. For her it meant a lifetime of love and devotion. Family, fortune and honor--poor Madame Butterfly forsakes them all for the officer who was no gentleman. Of all Puccini's operas, this was his favorite, and of all FGO's productions, this may promise to be your favorite. Miami performances: April 25 - May 9 The Sanford and Dolores Ziff Ballet Opera House at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts 1300 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami. Fort Lauderdale Performances: May 14 & 16 The Au-Rene Theater at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts 201 SW 5th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale.