Elgin opera program brings performance in-person, stateside this year Posted in: Lifestyle The moving and expert musical voices filled the air at an Elgin church for two beautiful summer evenings, drawing a crowd of local opera enthusiasts to listen to a performance of Mozart’s music.On Saturday and Sunday evening, August 14 and 15, students of the summer program at the William Lewis School of Opera performed The Magic Flute, an opera written by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. The opera follows the journey of a prince asked to rescue the daughter of an evil queen, both of which undergo the trials of a good priest.The William Lewis School of Opera was founded by world-renowned ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!