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The Metropolitan Opera

Metropolitan Opera: The Magic Flute

Metropolitan Opera: The Magic Flute, The Metropolitan Opera, NYC Show Poster
The Metropolitan Opera

132 W 65th Street
New York, NY 10023

1hr, 42mins
No Intermission
Important Dates
Dec 19, 2018
Jan 05, 2019
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The Met presents a special holiday presentation of Mozart's classic.


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The Met’s English-language family adaptation of Mozart’s sublime and mystical journey, a new holiday tradition in the city, returns in Julie Taymor’s fanciful production. Young stars Layla Claire and Ben Bliss are the fairy-tale princess and prince, and Christopher Maltman reprises his acclaimed interpretation of the bird-catcher Papageno. Special holiday pricing and weekday matinees are available for this abridged version, conducted by Antony Walker.

Cast & Creative


  • Composer
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  • Director
    Julie Taymor
  • Set Designer
    George Tsypin
  • Costume Designer
    Julie Taymor
  • Lighting Designer
    Donald Holder
  • Choreographer
    Mark Dendy