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Die Zauberflote, 16 August 1956

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Librettist: Emanuel Schikaneder

Conductor: John Pritchard

Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra


Tamino: Ernst Haefliger

Papageno: Geraint Evans

Queen of the Night: Mattiwilda Dobbs

Monostatos: Kevin Miller

Pamina: Pilar Lorengar

Sarastro: Drago Bernardic

Production Team

Set Designer: Oliver Messel

Costume Designer: Oliver Messel

Original Producer: Peter Ebert