Thursday, October 16, 2014

SEE “THE MAGIC FLUTE” FOR 5 PERFORMANCES ONLY @ CENTERSTAGE

THE MAGIC FLUTE

WHEN: 5 Performances Only!
The Magic Flute, Fri, Oct 17: 1 PM ($15 Matinee!)
The Magic Flute, Fri, Oct 17, 8 PM
The Magic Flute, Sat, Oct 18: 2 PM
The Magic Flute, Sat, Oct 18: 8 PM
Venus and Adonis, Sun, Oct 19: 2 PM

WHERE: Centerstage, 700 Calvert St., Baltimore
BUY TICKETS NOW Or call the Box Office at 410.332.0033.
Become a Member and receive $15 off your ticket purchase to The Magic Flute and Venus and Adonis, plus a ton of other great benefits

Don’t miss out on our Special Limited Engagement this weekend!
For three days only, Center Stage proudly presents the world-renowned Isango Ensemble of South Africa. Performing dazzling adaptations of Mozart’s timeless opera and Shakespeare’s classic on South African marimbas and percussion instruments, this acclaimed production company’s performances are here for a limited time and not to be missed.

“Leaves you with a rare sense of life-enhancing joy... Unforgettable.”
The Sunday Times

Bonus performance of William Shakespeare’s Venus and Adonis: Sunday, October 19, 2 PM

The Magic Flute:  Fri, Oct 17 & Sat, Oct 18
Mozart’s operatic fairy tale of a love-struck prince’s quest to rescue the Queen of the Night’s daughter with the aid of a magic flute is reimagined through an African prism and set in an African township.

Venus and Adonis:  Sun, Oct 19 at 2 PM
Shakespeare’s poem Venus and Adonis is transformed through Isango’s music, dance, and magical theatricality. This interpretation—originally a 2012 collaboration with Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre in England—tells in three African languages and English Shakespeare’s seductive story of Venus’ enchantment with Adonis after her son, Cupid, wounds her