Magic Flute / Opera Design / Remix Project

Digital Art Mixed-Media students will be contributing imagery for the Opera Production of Magic Flute to be staged at Weber Music Hall in December 2015. We plan to do digital projections across 3 screens, thinking about triptych images that mix the traditional story themes of Egyptian temples, landscapes and gardens with more modern settings.

SAVE THESE DATES: (please sign up in class for times you can help)

Test Tech for Projections in Weber Music Hall on Monday Oct 5  (daytime) + Tues Oct 6 (morning)

Rehearsals 7pm-10pm in Weber Music Hall on Monday Nov 30, Wednesday Dec 2nd and Thursday Dec 3rd.

Performances 730 pm in Weber Music Hall: Friday Dec 4 and Sat Dec 5 

Here are some links to inspiration and information about this project.
Magic Flute Visual themes: Egyptian motifs, Temples, Pyramids, Gardens, Palm Trees, Rocky Landscape, Mountains, Fire, Water, Osiris, Isis, Snakes, Lions, Birds, Starry Sky. UMD Opera is  updating the setting to contemporary time: Sky scrapers, Night Club, Queen of the Night as a Drug Lord? Psychedelic patterns, Vegas?
MORE ABOUT THE OPERA:
Some cool versions to look at:
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