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Auf und Davon

Auf und Davon, a little German phrase that captures so much. It variously means to elope or a bird that starts to fly and is suddenly gone. But the mo...
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The Tempest

Four hundred years and the final piece of a legacy, LOFT’s The Tempest celebrates the enduring humanity that Shakespeare has left us. The Tempest ta...
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Der Ring des Nibelungen: Siegfried

First seen in 2013 as part of the complete Ring cycle to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Wagner’s birth, the third opera in the Ring, Siegfried, ...
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Der Ring des Nibelungen: Die Walküre

In the second part of Wagner’s Ring cycle, Die Walküre - first seen in 2013 as part of the complete cycle to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Wag...
BAYREUTH RHEINGOLD
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Der Ring des Nibelungen: Das Rheingold

A run-down and faded 1950s motel on America’s famed Route 66, aptly named ‘Golden’, provides an authentic setting for Frank Castorf’s stylish ...
Tristan und Isolde Bayreuther Festspiele, Bayreuth
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Tristan und Isolde

This production of Tristan und Isolde by Katharina Wagner first saw the light of day at last year’s festival immediately finding success with the co...
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Parsifal

Specifically written for the Festspielhaus, Wagner described Parsifal as ‘ein Bühnenweihfestspiel’ (A Festival Play for the Consecration of the S...
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Der Fliegende Holländer

Wagner’s first mature opera written in 1841, Der fliegende Holländer is directed with great flair and imagination by the German theatre director, J...