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Der Fliegende Holländer

  • Longborough Festival Opera Longborough Moreton-in-Marsh Gloucestershire GL56 0QF (map)

The captain of a ghostly ship, condemned to sail the sea forever, comes ashore in search of his only chance of redemption: true love. 

Inspired by the legend of the Flying Dutchman and the composer’s experiences of a particularly rough sea crossing, Der fliegende Holländer was Wagner’s first step from opera to music drama – with music that seethes and rages like a terrific storm.

Steven Swindells - Chorus

Earlier Event: June 6
Der Fliegende Holländer
Later Event: June 11
Der Fliegende Holländer