Bayreuther Wagner Festival

July 25 2017
Internal notice

„Wagnerianer“, celebrities and curious onlookers make a pilgrimage to the green hill. When the 106th Bayreuther Festspiele were opened in the afternoon, there was an exceptional situation. Guests of the premiere where among others the the royal couple of Sweden, Carl Gustaf and Silvia, chancellor Angela Merkel and husband Joachim Sauer.

Richard Wagner’s opera “Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg” is performed in a new production under the direction of the Berliner-by-choice Barrie Kosky.