The Magic Flute
Wednesday, January 26, 2022 | 7:00 PM
Originally premiered in Vienna, 1791.
Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder
Running time: 2 hours 45 minutes, including a 20-minute intermission
Ages: Suggested for 3rd grade and up
Premiered during the Age of Enlightenment, The Magic Flute transports us on a mystical journey filled with genies, spirits, and the hilarious antics of a creature who is half man and half bird! The classic elegance of Mozart’s music enthralls us as a young man discovers his humanity during his quest for the truth. This production will be performed in German, with English dialogue and supertitles to follow along with the story.
The Barber of Seville
Wednesday, March 9, 2022 | 7:00 PM
Originally premiered in Rome, 1816.
Music by Gioachino Rossini
Libretto by Cesare Sterbini
Running time: 3 hours, including a 20-minute intermission
Ages: Suggested for 5th grade and up
Everyone will be yelling “Figaro!” as opera’s peripatetic jack of all trades returns to the Saenger Stage. Popularized by Bugs Bunny as the Rabbit of Seville, Rossini’s ebullient score is filled with one bel canto masterpiece after another. Enjoy the hilarity as Figaro rescues the lovelorn Rosina from Dr. Bartolo, uniting her with her true love, Count Almaviva. This production will be performed in Italian, with English supertitles to follow along with the story.
Tickets & Information
Student Dress Rehearsal Ticket Pricing
$5 per student
$8 per chaperone*
Tickets may be purchased by calling the opera center at (850) 433-6737. As a reminder, our current COVID regulations require that all audience members wear a face covering throughout the performance.
For more information about Student Dress Rehearsals or any of our educational offerings, email Cody Martin, Director of Education.
*Please note: at least one chaperone is required for every eight students.