Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

The Magic Flute 1998

Have you eard the enchanting tale of the fiery dragon , the beautiful heroine who is kidnapped and the dashing prince who comes to rescue her? And what about Papageno the bird-man,whose hilarois and exotic capers amaze even himself?This gripping adventure story ,full of fun and romance is Mozrts's The Magic Flute. It has somw of the merriest melodies you mihgt wish you whistle and one of the best endings ever enjoyed. 

Conducted by Andrew Synnott,directed by Susie Kennedy,designed by Joanna Taylor, and lit by Paul Tucker, this proudction reflects thr fast -paced ,action-filledand colorful world we live in today,whilst preserving the magic and beauty of the orginal opera. 

Accompained by the Opera Theatre Ensemble , The OTC/ESB Magic Flute features Fionnuala Gill( Pamina),Declan Kelly(Tamino),Tom Guthrie(Papageno),John Morrissey(Sarastro),Colette MCgahon(Papagena) and Maria Bovino(Queen of the Night)

Tour Details

21 and 23 November DUBLIN St. Patrick College,Drumcondra
25 November WEXFORD Theatre Royal
27 November GOREY Theatre Hall
29 November CORK Everyman Palace
2 December KILKENNY Watergate Theatre
4 December LIMERICK Belltable Arts Centre
6 December TRALEE Siamsa TĂ­re

"Magic Mozart for all ages…powerful fairytale and gorgeous music"
The Irish Times
"another winner.. an ideal introduction to Mozart's marvellous opera,for children from 7 to 70"
The Sunday Tribune

Production Information


Pamina/Second Lady Fionnuala Gill
Queen of the Night/First Lady Maria Bovino
Papagena/Third Lady Colette McGahon
Tamino/Monostatos Declan Kelly
Papageno Tom Guthrie
Sarastro John Morrissey

Creative Team

Director Susie Kennedy
Piano/Conductor Andrew Synnor
Designer Joanna Taylor
Lighting Desinger Paul Tucker



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