Summer Session 1 – Die Zauberflöte

PapagenoJune 24 – July 21, 2017

FINAL Application Deadline: March 15, 2017

Lyric Opera Studio Weimar is pleased to announce the return of its popular production of            Die Zauberflöte. Mozart’s final work – a masterpiece of betrayal, compassion and instant love that explores man’s struggle to attain wisdom and virtue. Die Zauberflöte follows the journey of Tamino, a handsome prince, and Papageno, a lively bird catcher, in their search for love. Tamino falls in love with Pamina, the evil Queen’s daughter, who is imprisoned by Sarastro, the leader of the Temple. In order for Tamino to free his newfound love, Sarastro challenges Tamino and Papageno through a series of trials to prove their worthiness.

Roles

Tamino        tenor                              Die Königin der Nacht     soprano
Papageno     baritone                         1. Dame / 1. Knabe          soprano
Pamina         soprano                         2. Dame / 2. Knabe         soprano or mezzo-soprano
Sarastro        bass                              3. Dame / 3. Knabe         mezzo-soprano
Sprecher       bass-baritone                Papagena                        soprano
Monostatos    tenor

 

Click HERE for program details and visit our Application Page  for application guidelines.