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Deutsche Oper Berlin presents The Magic Flute...

The Magic Flute

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)

Opera in two acts
Libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder
First performed on 30. September, 1791 in Vienna… 852 more words


Magic Flute by Eva Ibbotson

Oh yes, it is yet another book by Eva Ibbotson!!!
This is actually quite a confusing book as this character is called by two names Tessa and Putzrel. 251 more words


As the Met Abandons Blackface, a Look at the Legacy of African Americans in Opera


A fairly long, but great read. Posing questions and some people’s answers about race in opera. It also gives a good amount of history to American opera casting. 41 more words

Queen of the Night: Part One

In the endless effort to improve upon my design and sewing skills, I have decided to create a costume for The Queen of the Night from Mozart’s… 1,365 more words


Happy Birthday Chagall! His Designs for 'Magic Flute' on View in Cooperstown

Today would have been early modernist artist Marc Chagall’s 128th birthday. So to celebrate, why not take a short (3+ hour) road trip upstate to beautiful Cooperstown, New York? 269 more words

Metropolitan Opera

Everything in the Right Place

Everything in the Right Place

There was once a little goose-girl who was standing in the road, she barely had time to move when a baron came rushing by on his horse. 1,002 more words

Hans Christian Andersen!!

Odd Worlds: Robots in Opera

Possibly a first in alternative casting, Komische Oper Berlin, has built an opera around a robot who is learning about opera.  The Guardian has a video report. 91 more words