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Die Zauberflote, 18 March 1968

The Opera

Venue: Royal Court Theatre, Liverpool

Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Librettist: Emanuel Schikaneder

Conductor: Myer Fredman

Orchestra: Northern Sinfonia Orchestra


Tamino: John Serge

1st Lady: Clare Walmesley

2nd Lady: Elizabeth Tippett

3rd Lady: Joy Domzalski

Papageno: John Gibbs

Queen of the Night: Jessica Cash

Monostatos: Alexander Oliver

Pamina: Annon Lee Silver

1st Boy/Spirit: Wendy Eathorne

2nd Boy/Spirit: Janet Hughes

3rd Boy/Spirit: Gillian Hull

Speaker: James Christiansen

Sarastro: Noel Noble

Priest & Armed Man: John Perrin

Priest & Armed Man: Ian Comboy

Papagena: Gillian Humphreys

Production Team

Set Designer: Emanuele Luzzati

Costume Designer: Emanuele Luzzati

Lighting Designer: Francis Reid

Original Producer: Franco Enriquez

Revival Producer: Dennis Maunder