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After months of intense training and an animated 50-second flat sprint, Forrest and her horse Harry Hurricane took home the Magnolia Cup and a Swarovski crystal trophy presented by Nadja Swarovski, whose family company sponsored the event.
This year, festival-goers were most eager to see Mozart’s The Magic Flute, a production so influential that even the most novice opera-goer could hum along to The Queen of the Night’s famous aria. This writer was lucky enough to attend the premiere this past weekend at the Großes Festspielhaus theater. It was a dazzling performance—and not only because the festival’s executive board member Nadja Swarovski lent a few hundred thousand crystals to the production design.