THE DOWNEASTER THEATRE TO BRING “THE MAGIC FLUTE” TO THE STAGE
The Downeaster Theatre will bring “The Magic Flute” to its own stage, 1120 N Pennsylvania Ave, Lansing, MI 48906, February 15-25.
Follow Prince Tamino in this hilarious tale as he travels to the castle of the evil Sarastro to save the princess Pamina. Along his magical journey he meets a wild cast of characters including Papageno, the three muses, and the fabled Queen of the Night. Armed with a magic flute, Tamino is ready to take on Sarastro. Once inside the castle, our prince and his friends face monsters, magic, and a test to free his beloved Pamina. Based on the opera by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Shows will take place at 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 16 and 23, 2 p.m. and 4:30pm on Saturday, Feb. 17 and 24, and 2 p.m. on Sunday Feb. 18 and 25. A donation-only preview will take place at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 15.
A total of 16 area youth, ages 6-17, make up the cast and crew of this latest Downeaster production.
Tickets are $7 for youth (17 and under), $15 for adults, $10 for members, $8 for seniors/military/students. Community members can purchase tickets by visiting or calling The Downeaster, 1120 N. Pennsylvania Ave. or (517) 599-0737. Tickets can also be purchased online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-magic-flute-tickets-39221613903 or at the door. Visit http://www.thedowneastertheatre.com for more information.