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Die Zauberflote, 20 June 1935

The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Librettist: Emanuel Schikaneder

Conductor: Fritz Busch

Orchestra: Glyndebourne Festival Orchestra


Tamino: Walther Ludwig

1st Lady: Luise Helletsgruber

2nd Lady: Soffi Schonning

3rd Lady: Betsy de la Porte

Papageno: Willi Domgraf-Fassbander

Queen of the Night: Noel Eadie

Monostatos: Edwin Ziegler

Pamina: Aulikki Rautawaara

1st Boy/Spirit: Winifred Radford

2nd Boy/Spirit: Jean Beckwith

3rd Boy/Spirit: Molly Mitchell

Speaker (Act I): John Brownlee

Speaker (Act II): Carl Ebert

Sarastro: Ivar Andresen

Priest & Armed Man: Morgan Jones

Priest & Armed Man: Gerald Kassen

Papagena: Irene Eisinger

Production Team

Set Designer: Hamish Wilson

Costume Designer: Hamish Wilson

Original Producer: Carl Ebert