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The Magic Flute
by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Mozart drawing Doris Stock 1789.jpg
Portrait by Doris Stock, 1789
Genre Singspiel in 2 acts
Native title Die Zauberflöte
Librettist Emanuel Schikaneder
Language German
Premiere Freihaus-Theater auf der Wieden
Vienna
30 September 1791

The Magic Flute (German: Die Zauberflöte, K. 620) is a singspiel in two acts with music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and a German libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder.

It premiered in Vienna on 30 September 1791 at Schikaneder's theater, the Freihaus-Theater auf der Wieden. The story has traditional fairy tale themes and Masonic elements.


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