Arts and culture in pictures by The Times
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'Madame Butterfly'( Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times / November 15, 2012 )
Oksana Dyka (Cio-Cio-San) in the final scene during the dress rehearsal of L.A. Opera's production of Puccini's "Madame Butterfly" at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion.
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