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The Magic Flute

The genius of Mozart shines bright in this masterfully diverse mix of popular tunes, stately choruses, and show-stopping coloratura display. One of the most imaginative entertainments ever created, The Magic Flute blends myth, magic, and an extraordinary variety of wonderful music to deliver the life-affirming message: love conquers all.

In German with English subtitles | at McCaw Hall
Approximate Running Time: 3 hours and 15 minutes, with 1 intermission

View Interactive Magic Flute Spotlight Guide

Good Availability: May 18 and 20
Sold out (call for turnbacks): May 21


Insight to The Magic Flute by General Director Speight Jenkins. Hear more audio clips by launching the Seattle Opera Audio Player.



Preview Trailer

Our production of Mozart's fantasy is colorful, fun, and boasts a cast full of amazing voices. Watch the preview trailer and see for yourself!

E-Book Download

Free Kindle Spotlight Guide

The Magic Flute Spotlight Guide for Kindle is now available for free download. Connect your device via USB to transfer the file or email the file directly to your Kindle (Amazon delivery fees apply). For Kindle help visit Amazon Support.



Director's Talk

Learn about the magic of The Magic Flute with Stage Director Chris Alexander's plans to make an imaginary world come to life onstage. Watch rehearsal footage along with Alexander’s exciting ideas, and see that it's no wonder Alexander is a two-time Artist of the Year recipient!


Costumes with Zandra Rhodes

Meet Zandra Rhodes, known to the international fashion scene as a high-end designer for the rich and famous. Her unique use of bold prints, fiercely feminine patterns and theatrical use of color gives each Rhodes creation a timeless quality. Her designs will be featured in our upcoming production of The Magic Flute.

Banner Photo Credit
The Magic Flute, 2011 © Rozarii Lynch Photo

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Sun, May 8, 2011 2:00 PM

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Wed, May 18, 2011 7:30 PM

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