Wagner’s Flying Dutchman docks at Quebec opera festival

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Photo: Peter Black

A huge ship replica will surely dazzle the audience for Le Vaisseau fantôme. The ship glides back and forth on stage on a rail.

One of the most complex and spectacular productions ever mounted at the Grand Théâtre, Richard Wagner’s Le Vaisseau fantôme (The Flying Dutchman in English, Der fliegende Holländer in German), is ready to take Quebec opera fans on a thrilling voyage “combining epic tales, supernatural worlds and remarkable scenic effects.”