The Arctic Flute (2018)

Mozart’s The Magic Flute Re-imagined

Composed By: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Libretto By: Emanuel Schikaneder

Conducted By: Rosemary Thomson
Directed By: Michael Cavanagh

Set DesignerTerry Gunvordhal
Lighting Designer: Stephanie Bahniuk
Costumer: Betty Kolodziej

June 23, 26, & 28, 2018 at 7:30 PM
June 30, 2018 at 1:30 PM
Festival Place, 100 Festival Way Sherwood Park

The Magic Flute re-imagined in the far north, the darkness of an arctic winter gives way to glorious spring in this sparkling, fun-filled adaptation of Mozart’s beloved fantasy. Spanning northern cultures around the world and mixing myth, mystery and the history of polar exploration, the story follows the trials and triumphs of two young people determined to save themselves and each other from the destructive forces of intolerance, ignorance, and greed. As they strive to preserve our endangered environment, they also strengthen the bonds of our shared humanity, all in an attempt to lead the world to a peaceful, enlightened, and sustainable future.

This opera will be sung in German with English Dialogue

Ticket Prices

Advance Tickets Available May 1, 2018

Adults – $40.00
Seniors – $35.00
Students – $20.00
(+Ticketing/Credit Card/Service Charges)

All seats are assigned.festival Place

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