Papageno in The Magic Flute
8 October @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Marden House will be the intimate setting for Mozart’s ‘The Magic Flute’ to the wonderful. Twice in recent years they have performed operas from Gilbert and Sullivan to an enthusiastic, full house audience. This opera, directed and adapted for Opera Anywhere by Tristan Stocks, is performed with an English Translation.
A young man with a passion for reading discovers a book about a fantastical world in which cruel darkness is defeated by the light. Drawn in by the magic of the story, he becomes lost in his own adventure. On his journey, he meets the Queen of the Night and her rival, the mighty Sarasto, high priest of the sun. The Queen and her Three Ladies charge him with a quest, to rescue the Queen’s beautiful daughter Pamina, who has been kidnapped by Monostatos, a mean and greedy servant working for Sarastro. Guided by Three Boys and Accompanied by the bird-catcher Papageno, Tamino sets out on a journey in search of love, truth and honour!
Will Tamino escape the serpent? Will he find his love, Pamina and will he discover the truth about the Queen and Sarastro? Take a magical journey with Opera Anywhere’s production of The Magic Flute and the truth will out! This is a musical event to remember.