A magical performance,
performed by three different casts
Eine Zauberflöte, after Die Zauberflöte by
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
& Emanuel Schikaneder
Once upon a time, there were three Knaben,
desperately looking for the young man who
would make the Light shine again in the Em-
pire of Darkness...
The chosen one turns out to be a prince -
Tamino. Hounted by and imprisoned in his
own imaginairy nightmare, he is confronted
by a loose-lipped Papageno, three illusionist-
like ladies, a deceitful Queen, the benevolent
Knowing, a lovesick and forlorn Moor, the hu-
man ruler Sarastro, and Love - Pamina -, but
most of all, himself.
His queste for the light enchains a spiral of
emotions and complications foedeede'r the
But in the end the purifying light of Love tri-
umphs over darkness.
A version for two pianos.