The Bayreuth Festival will during the Wagner Festival in 2009 also show a new production - a specially edited version of The Flying Dutchman for children. It will be part of the project "Richard Wagner for children".
The premiere is on the opening day of the Bayreuth Festival on Saturday, 25 July 2009 on Rehearsal Stage 4.
In the period between 25 July 2009 and 02 August 2009 a total of ten performances will be shown.
Admission for children is free. Adults pay 20 euros per ticket.
Overall concept and text is by Alexander Busche.
Read more on the Bayreuth Festival's Homepage (only in German, it seems)