BWW Feature: THE 9 SHOWS TO WATCH FOR IN 2019—SANTA BARBARA REGION

Die Zauberflöte! For the last few years, Westmont College’s
John Blondell has been staging operatic works in combination with the Westmont music department. Mozart’sThe Magic Flute is a fairy tale that begins with a lost prince agreeing to rescue the Queen of the Night’s daughter, who’s been abducted by the evil Sarastro. The narrative is epic and over the top, the music is beautifully engaging, and price is right, making Blondell’s productions the most accessible opera in town. Whether you’re an opera enthusiast or a newcomer looking to dip your toe into this extravagant theatrical form,The Magic Flute promises to be one of the most unique productions of the year. … more

Comments are closed.