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Paris Opera Ring cancelled

The troubled Paris Opera has announced that it will delay the opening of its 2020-21 season. This decision has effectively cancelled the company’s new Ring Cycle production, directed by Calixto Bieito. Paris Opera management are considering staging this production in a future season but no decision has yet been made.

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Chicago Lyric Opera Ring Cycle cancelled

A message from the Chicago Lyric Opera in response to Coronavirus shutdowns: The State and the City encouraged that community events of 250 people or more should be cancelled until May 1st. This encompasses the time period of our long-planned and highly-anticipated Ring cycle. With great regret, we have no option but to cancel all […]

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Nina Stemme All-Wagner Gala, Hobart, November 2nd 2019

Nina Stemme All-Wagner Gala, Hobart, November 2nd 2019 Acclaimed Wagnerian soprano Nina Stemme had a triumphant return to Hobart on November 2nd 2019 to sing an all-Wagner program at a packed Federation Concert Hall. She was magnificently accompanied by renowned bass-baritone John Lundgren and the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra (augmented by players from the Australian National […]

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