Opera Maine is seeking Mezzos/Altos and Baritones/Basses to join us for the upcoming production of Wagner’s Flying Dutchman. Please contact the Chorus Master – Nicolás Alberto Dosman for more details at .
Richard Wagner’s The Flying Dutchman
July 27 & 29, 2022
The cursed captain of a ghostly ship comes ashore every seven years in search of faithful love that will set him free. In Opera Maine’s production of this famous legend, the violent storm brings the Dutchman to the coast of Maine. Here he finds Senta, a woman who has been obsessed with his plight and longs to save him. Wagner’s powerful music evokes the sea and conveys the intense emotions at the core of this supernatural drama.
Maestro Israel Gurksy conducts the Opera Maine Orchestra, and Dona D. Vaughn directs a talented cast.
Sung in German with English supertitles.
Opera in two acts, two and one-half hours, one intermission.