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Die Zauberflote, 10 April 1971

The Opera

Venue: King's Theatre, Edinburgh

Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Librettist: Emanuel Schikaneder

Conductor: Nicholas Braithwaite

Orchestra: Northern Sinfonia Orchestra


Tamino: Maurice Arthur

1st Lady: Gwenyth Annear

2nd Lady: Yvonne Fuller

3rd Lady: Marjory McMichael

Papageno: William Elvin

Queen of the Night: Jessica Cash

Monostatos: Anthony Bremner

Pamina: Teresa Cahill

1st Boy/Spirit: Angela Whittingham

2nd Boy/Spirit: Alison MacGregor

3rd Boy/Spirit: Shelagh Squires

Speaker: Brian Donlan

Sarastro: Anthony Williams

Priest & Armed Man: Malcolm Williams

Priest & Armed Man: John Tomlinson

Papagena: Sara de Javelin

Production Team

Set Designer: Emanuele Luzzati

Costume Designer: Emanuele Luzzati

Original Producer: Franco Enriquez

Revival Producer: John Cox