Kathryn Lewek http://redriverradio.org en Metropolitan Opera: Mozart's The Magic Flute http://redriverradio.org/post/metropolitan-opera-mozarts-magic-flute <div><strong>Airs Saturday, January 4 at 12 noon&nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The 2013-14 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of the company’s holiday presentation, an abridged, English-language production of Mozart’s The Magic Flute. British conductor Jane Glover has made her Met debut this season leading this 100-minute presentation of Julie </span>Taymor’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> popular staging of the opera. The performance stars tenor </span>Alek<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Shrader<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as </span>Tamino<span style="line-height: 1.5;">; soprano Heidi </span>Stober<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as </span>Pamina<span style="line-height: 1.5;">; baritone Nathan Gunn as the bird-catcher </span>Papageno<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, and bass-baritone Eric Owens as the mysterious </span>Sarastro<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. American soprano Kathryn </span>Lewek<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> makes her network broadcast debut as the Queen of the Night. The Magic Flute will be heard live over the Toll Brothers-Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network.</span></div><p> Sat, 04 Jan 2014 18:00:00 +0000 38161 at http://redriverradio.org Metropolitan Opera: Mozart's The Magic Flute