The Magic Flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart German Libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder; English translation by Stefan Kozinski and Nicholas Muni


Music Director and Conductor Ricardo Averbach


Stage Director Mihaela Bogdan (Visiting International Scholar)


Director of Miami Opera Program Mari Opatz-Muni


Production Nicholas Muni (concept and scenic designer), Geoffrey Ahlers (art & technical director),George Sarofeen (costume), Johathan Fuchs (lighting), Alison Acord (makeup), Brad Caldwell (vocal coach), Ethan Sperry (chorus master), Benjamin Smolder (associate conductor), Sarah Perrino (stage manager)


Cast Mark Rysdon, Michael Pegher, Mary Beth Nesteroff, Anotonia Tamer, Alicia Falcon, Tadzio Smith, Brian McQueen, Roy Eikleberry, Christine Ledden, Janel Frazee, Sean Lair, Phillip Jennings, Bryn Vertesi, Amanda Cook, Jessica Dyer, Emily Lane, Carly Jones, Philip Cleophat, Roy Eikleberry, Kevin Brown, Andrew Sons, Mark Levy, Lora Pacholka, Grace Kim and Members of the Miami University Men's Glee Club


Miami Opera Theater


Miami Opera is an important part of the rich and diverse musical experiences that Miami University has to offer.  Miami music majors have the opportunity to assume leadership positions in every part of production.  Opera Auditions and sponsored events are open to all of the student body.

Contact Information:


Benjamin Smolder, Director

109 Presser Hall

501 South Patterson Avenue

Oxford, OH 45056

Telephone (513) 529-3079

Fax  (513) 529-3027