A series of work that celebrates how the music and history of stage productions of Mozart’s The Magic Flute transcends the story of the opera itself.
The music of the Queen of the Night transcends the fate of her character in the Magic Flute. While the Queen of the Night is ultimately vanquished, with Tamino and Pamina triumphantly joining Sarastro, her music remains powerful and indomitable.
Papageno plays his pipes to enchant the birds. The golden birds represent the bells given to him by the Queen of the Night.