Behind the scenes of The Magic Flute at Emirates Palace - in pictures

ABU DHABI // The final touches were put to the Abu Dhabi Festival production of Mozart’s The Magic Flute on Friday evening at a final dress rehearsal at Emirates Palace.

A handful of spectators in the audience watched as The Budapest Festival Orchestra performed its rendition of Mozart’s production, in preparation for the opening performance on Saturday night.

The Budapest Festival Orchestra performs The Magic Flute on Monday at Emirates Palace. The performances begin at 8pm, and tickets start at Dh125.

All photos by Sarah Dea / The National

Published: March 29, 2015 04:00 AM