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Closing Night Opera: Wagner's The Flying Dutchman

Jersey Arts Centre

Event Overview

Screening in German with French Subtitles of the Rennes Opera production broadcast throughout Brittany.

Wagner took his inspiration for this masterpiece from Heine’s novel, The Memoirs of Herr von Schnabelewopski. In this three-act romantic opera, he tells the story of a Dutch sea captain who becomes a roaming phantom looking for the girl who could save him from damnation. Directed by the Blankenship Sisters, water plays a unique part in this production while the characters are highly developed. Presented with thanks to Rennes Opera.

JERSEY ARTS CENTRE (Phillips Street)

Monday 15th July
Admission free but tickets required from the Arts Centre box office.

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