The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)

Glyndebourne Live

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A live performance of Mozart’s magical opera The Magic Flute - Die Zauberflöte. This is a  livestreamed performance from Glyndebourne, where the opera is being given for the first time in over a decade.

This new production by the renowned directing/design duo Barbe & Douce promises to take a fresh and playful look at the opera’s troublesome gender politics. Leading British bass Brindley Sherratt stars as Sarastro alongside exciting young singers including Caroline Wettergreen, Sofia Fomina and Björn Bürger.

Creative team Conductor: Antonello Manacorda Direction and Design: Barbe & Doucet Puppet Designer: Patrick Martel Lighting Designer: Guy Simard Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment The Glyndebourne Chorus Cast includes Tamino: David Portillo Papageno: Björn Bürger Pamina: Sofia Fomina Sarastro: Brindley Sherratt Queen of the Night: Caroline Wettergreen Monostatos: Jörg Schneider First Lady: Esther Dierkes Second Lady: Marta Fontanals-Simmons Third Lady: Katharina Magiera Speaker: Michael Kraus

About Glyndebourne

Glyndebourne is recognised internationally as one of the great opera houses; a reputation that stems from a passion for artistic excellence encapsulated in founder John Christie’s insistence on doing ‘not the best we can do but the best that can be done anywhere’.

Venue

JW3 Cinema
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