Die Zauberflöte

von Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Opera in two acts
Libretto by Emmanuel Schikaneder


A coming of age story and a story of love: The Queen of the Night persuades Prince Tamino to rescue her daughter Pamina from captivity under the high priest Sarastro. Tamino, who instantly falls in love with Pamina, is ready to set off. Involuntarily, bird catcher Papageno is also sent along with Tamino - as companion to the prince. After various trials of initiation, courage and perseverance Tamino and Papageno not only find their station in life as adults, but also each the woman to their hearts’ content: Tamino gains the hand of Pamina and Papageno lives happily ever after with his Papagena.
A Production by Komische Oper Berlin
Location
Opernhaus
Duration
I. Act: approx.1 h 5 min
Interval: 35 min
II. Act: 1h 10 min
World premiere
1791 in Vienna

Stuttgart premiere of this production
3 October 2020