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Jul 24


Wednesday, July 24 – Friday, July 26, 2019

Event Time: 7:30 p.m.

Merrill Auditorium
20 Myrtle Street, Portland

Magnificent music draws you into a fantasy world, where Prince Tamino and the bird catcher Papageno embark upon a trial-filled journey to rescue the beautiful daughter of the Queen of the Night. The twisting tale of good, evil, enlightenment, and love will captivate young and old alike. Maestro Stephen Lord conducts the Opera Maine Orchestra and Artistic Director Dona D. Vaughn directs the talented cast. The Magic Flute By Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Wednesday, July 24 and Friday, July 26, 2018, 7:30 p.m. Merrill Auditorium, Portland Opera in two acts, sung in German, with English dialogue and supertitles. 3 hours and 20 minutes, 1 intermission. There will be a pre-curtain presentation beginning at 6:30 p.m. in Merrill on July 24 and 26 with Opera Maine dramaturg, Calien Lewis. Free entry with your ticket. The opera will be sung in German with English dialogue and supertitles. To celebrate our 25th, an exhibit about opera at the Portland Public Library and other special events will take place in June and July, in addition to a production from our Studio Artists.
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Portland, ME 04101

Opera Maine, formerly known as PORTopera, is dedicated to producing creative, inspiring, and professional opera performances of artistic excellence. We foster young operatic talent, provide educational opportunities related to opera, and engage our audience, supporters, and community in collaborative ways that will excite enthusiasm for opera.

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