But I read up on the plot (or is there a term for an opera story, maybe libretto?) so I knew what was happening. They kept to the original work but singing in English with some free interpretation,
|The flute with the trumpet in the background|
The Magic flute sound was a jazzy trumpet that was really stirring !
The three spirits were in short skirt lilac suits with handbags on their arm and white wings.
Infusing this joyous opera with the distinctive sound and beat of South African instrumentation, the world-famous Isango Ensemble have breathed new life into Mozart’s timeless opera.
It was really enjoyable with superb voices in the lead roles as well as great chorus voices and dancing
All the woman were, as Precious Ramotswe would say, of traditional build!