Work: The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)

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ComposerMozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
PeriodClassical
Year1791
Work typeOpera / Oratorio
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GothenburgThe Magic Flute

Mozart: The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
Henrik Schaefer; Rikard Bergqvist; Göteborg Opera; Tomas Sjöstedt; Johan Schinkler; Adam Frandsen

MunichDie Zauberflöte

Mozart: The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
Asher Fisch; August Everding; Bavarian State Opera; Jürgen Rose; René Pape; Matthew Polenzani

BerlinThe Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)

Mozart: The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
Ido Arad; Günter Krämer; Deutsche Oper Berlin; Daniel Cohen; Andreas Reinhardt; Elena Tsallagova; Hulkar Sabirova

Moreton-in-MarshThe Magic Flute | Longborough Festival Opera

Mozart: The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
Anthony Negus; Thomas Guthrie; Longborough Festival Opera; Ruth Paton; Longborough Festival Opera Orchestra

StockholmThe Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)

Mozart: The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
Eva Ollikainen; Ole Anders Tandberg; Royal Swedish Opera; Maria Geber; Elisabeth Meyer; Hanna Husáhr
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Seattle Opera's Magic Flute as enchanting as ever

“Love, love, love… that is the soul of genius,” said Mozart. In no other work does he demonstrate this affirmation more compellingly than in his forever-beloved opera, Die Zauberflöte
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With a guest performance of the Komische Oper Berlin, Barrie Kosky's and Suzanne Andrade's magical production triumphs in Budapest.
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A local solid cast and a lively production make for an entertaining premiere of Mozart's last masterpiece at the Royal Opera House in Stockholm.
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The Magic Flute: American nostalgia invoked in Chicago

Setting the opera in the backyard of a suburban house feels refreshingly honest: the ridiculous and simplistic tale of the evil witch, the prince and the maiden is rightfully returned to the arena of children's games, and adults look on indulgently, with a wink.
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This visiting production by Róbert Alföldi set in a psychiatric unit is sensational; thought-provoking, moving and with a very fine cast.
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