Mozart’s The Magic Flute
Part of the Florida Opera Festival, presented by Opera Tampa. Sung in German with English translations projected above the stage. The genius of Mozart shines bright with beautiful melodies, a show-stopping vocal display by the Queen of the Night and charming characters in a land of enchantment. Mozart’s delightful blend of light-hearted comedy and solemn drama will captivate young and old alike. When the Queen of the Night’s daughter, Princess Pamina, is kidnapped by an evil sorcerer, hero Prince Tamino, armed only with a magic flute, is joined by the flamboyant bird catcher, Papageno, in a quest to save the Princess. They endure unpredictable, death-defying trials as they battle the evil Sarastro and deal with a treacherous Queen. The Magic Flute blends myth and enchantment as it highlights the fight between good and evil, confirming that love conquers all.