A GAME CHANGER
THE BEST THING IN MINNESOTA
OUTRAGEOUS — IN A GOOD WAY
Love conquers all.
Mozart’s masterful comedy is richly reimagined in a boundary-busting production created by director Barrie Kosky and British theatre group 1927. Connecting the tale’s enduring meaning with modern metaphor, this extraordinary staging has thrilled audiences with its stunning interaction between film animation and live performance.
A production of the Komische Oper Berlin. Presented in co-production with LA Opera.
Preliminary run time of 2 hours, 41 minutes with one intermission.
Sung in German with English translations projected above the stage.
Videos1/2The Magic Flute: "Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen" (Christie Conover & Andrew Wilkowske)The Magic Flute: "Alles fühlt der Liebe Freuden" (John Robert Lindsey)The Magic Flute: "Dies Bildnis ist bezaubernd schön" (Julien Behr)The Magic Flute, Twin Cities, Ordway Music Theater, November 14-22The Magic Flute: "Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen" (Andrew Wilkowske)Der Hölle Rache (The Magic Flute, Queen of the Night, second aria)The Magic Flute: Act I Quintet (Behr, Wilkowske, Ee, Baker, Vargas)The Magic Flute: "Wie stark ist nicht dein Zauberton" (Julien Behr)The Magic Flute: "Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja." (Andrew Wilkowske)The Magic Flute: "Pa pa pa" (Andrew Wilkowske and Tracey Engleman)1/2
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Behind the Curtain
Pursued by a serpent, Prince Tamino falls faint from exhaustion. Three Ladies in the service of the Queen of the Night slay the monster, then admire Tamino’s beauty. They fight over who will remain with him while the others fetch the Queen…Read More...
Child wonder, virtuoso performer and prolific creative artist, Mozart is the first composer whose operas have never been out of repertory.Read More...
Cast & Creative Team
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