Edinburgh International Festival - Die Zauberflöte Reviews
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Die Zauberflöte

Edinburgh International Festival


No. of reviews: 9

The Magic Flute has never made more cartoonish sense
3 Sep 15 / The Spectator
Barrie Kosky and Suzanne Andrade’s production will have you rolling in the aisles
1 Sep 15 / WOW247
Lost in animation
31 Aug 15 / The Opera Critic
The Magic Flute pays homage to the era of silent films
31 Aug 15 / Seen and Heard
Cute, but never sublime
29 Aug 15 / Telegraph
A "non-stop visual treat to accompany Mozart's strange fairytale"
29 Aug 15 / What's on Stage
The Magic Flute as silent movie, marrying many styles and eras with masterfully delivered music
29 Aug 15 / The Stage
All the makings of a classic
29 Aug 15 / The Guardian
Komische Oper’s Die Zauberflöte enchants at the Edinburgh Festival
29 Aug 15 / Bachtrack
Barrie Kosky
'When I first saw The Magic Flute, I didn't get it and I didn't like it'
Production details
Cast
McKay/Zaharia, Clayton/Myllys, Köninger, Giebel, Pudova/Ritter, Ivashchenko/Talos, Renz/Dunz, Bernsteiner/Wagner, Kronthaler/Gumos, Kutlu/Weissmann
(c) Poska (d) Kosky/Andrade
Performance dates
27, 28, 29, 30 August 2015
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