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Die Walküre in five bites

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This week, the second opera in the cycle, Die Walküre takes the floor! Although crammed full of iconic moments, we've picked five of the best to share with you ahead of opening night on Saturday... Read More

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Das Rheingold in five bites...

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We’re excited to be opening the first part of Wagner's Ring cycle this week: Das Rheingold! Out of the glorious, enormous feast that is this opera, we’ve chosen five of the tastiest morsels to share with you… Read More

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The Ring awaits: a chat with Brünnhilde and Mime

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With Das Rheingold underway and the company of Die Walkure joining us next week, we caught up with a couple of the Ring cycle's principals, soprano Kelly Cae Hogan, who will be singing the role of Brünnhilde*, and tenor Richard Roberts, who will be reprising his role ... Read More

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The Ring awaits: a chat with our orchestra

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It's now just over a month before we open Wagner's epic Ring cycle! We caught up with a few of our orchestra members to discover some of the challenges that await them on this incredible journey, and what they are most looking forward to... Read More

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Your Mozart Moment | Così fan tutte

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To celebrate the sublime beauty of Mozart's Così fan tutte this winter, we asked the cast, music staff, and our audience on Twitter and Facebook to share their favourite #MozartMoment with us. Here's what they said... Read More

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