Durham Opera Ensemble are proud to present Mozart’s famous Opera The Magic Flute in English translation. Enter a mythical world between the sun and moon, it’s a tale filled with adventure, romance and comedy as we follow the quest of Papageno and Prince Tamino in their search for wisdom and love.

The Production:

Following our sell-out production of Opera of Ages,  join us in February 2018 as we present the production of Mozart’s ‘The Magic Flute’. This year’s cast and production team will create a spectacular collaboration of voices, costumes and staging to portray this enchanting opera. Keep up to date on our social media pages for ticket information.


Gala Theatre, Durham, DH1 1WA


Friday 16th February 2018 – 7:30pm

Saturday 17th February 2018 – 7:30pm (SOLD OUT)








The Production Team:

Director: Alabama Jackson

Assistant Director: Ava Merrell

Musical Director: Joshua Ridley

Assistant Musical Director: Theo Golden

Repetiteur: Anita Datta

Repetiteur: Christian Hendricks

Producer: Sophie Rudge

Assistant Producer: Rosa Hirtzel

Our Cast:

Tamino: Rob Singleton

Papageno: Peter Dunn

Pamina: Emily Barnes

The Queen of the Night: Rowena Ashby

Sarastro: Will Hirtzel

Monostatos: Cameron Gergett

Papagena: Ashleigh Charlton

Speaker of the Temple: George Evans-Thomas

1st Lady: Emer Acton

2nd Lady: Amy Porter

3rd Lady: James MacTavish

1st Child: Rosie Burgering

2nd Child: Emily Beringer

3rd Child: Lydia Carr

Priest No 1: Keir Mulcahey

Priest No 2: Nathan Smith

Armed Guard No 1: Llewelyn Cross

Armed Guard No 2: Max Halcox



Hannah Cox

Victoria Schickhoff

Lydia Marshall

Honor Halford-MacLeod

Chloe Burrows

Henry Jones

Serena Holbech

Hannah Thomson

Poppy Metherell

Llewelyn Cross

Keir Mulcahey

Nathan Smith

Oliver Higgins

Ronan Burke

Angus Shennan

Max Halcox

Adam Brown