The Magic Flute

Golda Schultz makes her Met debut as Pamina with Kathryn Lewek as the Queen of the Night, Charles Castronovo as the fairy tale prince Tamino, Markus Werba as the bird-catching Papageno, Christian Van Horn as Sprecher, and René Pape as Sarastro.

The holiday presentation of The Magic Flute, an abridged staging sung in English for families, was the first Live in HD performance to be transmitted. This is the first time the full-length German opera will be seen in the series.

Estimated Run Time: 3 hours & 9 minutes, 30 minutes intermission


Pamina Golda Schultz
Queen of the Night Kathryn Lewek
Tamino Charles Castronovo
Papageno Markus Werba
Sprecher Christian Van Horn
Sarastro René Pape

Production Julie Taymor
Set Designer George Tsypin
Costume Designer Julie Taymor
Lighting Designer Donald Holder
Puppet Designers Julie Taymor and Michael Curry
Choreographer Mark Dendy


  1. Τhe Athens Concert Hall
  2. Thessaloniki Concert Hall
  3. Volos (Achillion Cinema)
  4. Patra (Conference & Cultural Centre)
  5. Alexandroupoli (Municipal Theatre)
  6. Chania (Centre of Architecture in Mesogeios)
  7. Rethumno (Spiti Politismou - 10/12/2017)
  8. Agios Nikolaos (Cine REX)
  9. Agrinio (Municipal Theatre)
  10. Kastoria (TEI of Western Macedonia)
  11. Trikala (Municipal Theatre Mylos)
  12. Lemesos (Rialto Theatre - 16/12/2017)
  13. Larnaka (K CINEPLEX Cinemas)
  14. Lefkosia (K CINEPLEX Cinemas)
  15. Paphos (K CINEPLEX Cinemas)
SATURDAY 14 OCTOBER 2017, 19:55 Venues