The Magic Flute – Cast & Creative Team

Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder

World premiere at the Theater auf der Wieden, Vienna September 30, 1791


Creative Team

Conductor Aaron Breid
Production Suzanne Andrade and Barrie Kosky for Komische Oper Berlin
Animation Designer Paul Barritt
Concept 1927 (Suzanne Andrade and Paul Barritt) and Barrie Kosky
Set and Costume Designer Esther Bialas
Stage Director Tobias Ribitzki


The Cast

Tamino, a prince Julien Behr*
Aaron Blake
Pamina, daughter of the Queen Layla Claire*
Christie Hageman
Papageno, a birdcatcher Andrew Wilkowske*
Jesse Blumberg
Sarastro, High Priest of the Sun Christian Zaremba
The Queen of the Night Jennifer O’Loughlin
Three Ladies, attendants to the Queen Tricia Van Ee, Bergen BakerVictoria Vargas
Monostatos, overseer at the temple John Robert Lindsey
Papagena Tracey Engleman
First Priest/Man in Armor Robb Asklof
Second Priest/Man in Armor Matthew Opitz
Three Spirits Claire Walsh, John Gisselquist, Riley Eddins


* Performs on April 12, 13, 15, 17 and 19

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