No questions asked No questions asked

Anna Netrebko has canceled her Bayreuth debut this summer.

on August 05, 2019 at 12:44 PM
Broadcast: Tristan und Isolde Broadcast: Tristan und Isolde

The live performance from Bayreuth begins at 10:00 AM.

on August 01, 2019 at 9:00 AM
Broadcast: Parsifal Broadcast: Parsifal

Live from the Bayreuth Festival.

on July 30, 2019 at 9:00 AM
“Dein brennend Haupt umwehe Kühle” “Dein brennend Haupt umwehe Kühle”

The burn here surely is the Publikum’s applause.

on July 27, 2019 at 2:10 PM
Broadcast: Lohengrin Broadcast: Lohengrin

Live from the Bayreuth festival, beginning at 10:00 AM.

on July 26, 2019 at 8:53 AM
Broadcast: Tannhäuser Broadcast: Tannhäuser

The opening of the 2019 Bayreuth season.

on July 25, 2019 at 8:30 AM
It’s the Minnesinger not the song It’s the Minnesinger not the song

Tannhäuser pales beside the other great Wagnerian operas in the degree to which it has innovated the Regisseur’s vocabulary for set design and dramaturgy.

on July 16, 2019 at 10:24 AM
Venusberg in furs Venusberg in furs

Le Gateau Chocolat will make his Bayreuth Festival debut in a new production of Tannhäuser on July 25.

on July 12, 2019 at 4:31 PM

The 2018 Bayreuth Festival continues with Die Walküre, with a live broadcast starting at 10:00 AM EDT.

on July 31, 2018 at 8:00 AM
Broadcast: Der Fliegende Holländer Broadcast: Der Fliegende Holländer

The 2018 Bayreuth Festival continues with Der Fliegende Holländer.

on July 30, 2018 at 9:00 AM
Broadcast: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg Broadcast: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

The 2018 Bayreuth Festival continues with Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg , with a live broadcast starting at 10:00 AM EDT.

on July 28, 2018 at 8:00 AM

The 2018 Bayreuth Festival continues with Tristan und Isolde, with a live broadcast starting at 10:00 AM EDT.

on July 27, 2018 at 8:00 AM
Broadcast: Parsifal Broadcast: Parsifal

The 2018 Bayreuth Festival continues with Parisfal, with a live broadcast starting at 10:00 AM EDT. 

on July 26, 2018 at 8:00 AM
Broadcast: Lohengrin Broadcast: Lohengrin

The 2018 Bayreuth Festival opens today with Lohengrin, directed by Yuval Sharon, with a live broadcast starting at 10:00 AM EDT.

on July 25, 2018 at 8:00 AM
Anna on the Hill Anna on the Hill

According to a scan posted on Anna Netrebko‘s Instagram, the diva has received a contract from the Bayreuth Festival.

on October 06, 2017 at 2:53 AM
Erschlage! Erschlage!

Meet Andreas Rosar, assistant director and hero/heroine of the 2017 Bayreuth Festival.

on August 29, 2017 at 10:20 AM
Forging ahead Forging ahead

Let’s listen, cher public, to Siegfried, live from the Bayreuth Festival, starting at 10:00 AM.

on August 01, 2017 at 9:59 AM
Broadcast: Die Walküre Broadcast: Die Walküre

The Bayreuth Ring (and perhaps the parterre discussion?) continues at 10:00 AM.

on July 30, 2017 at 7:37 AM
Broadcast: Das Rheingold Broadcast: Das Rheingold

Get your kicks on Siegfried-Wagner-Alee.

on July 29, 2017 at 11:22 AM
Broadcast: Parsifal Broadcast: Parsifal

We move on to Bayreuth’s revival of Parsifal.

on July 27, 2017 at 7:30 AM
Broadcast: Tristan und Isolde Broadcast: Tristan und Isolde

Today’s conversation piece from Bayreuth: a revival of Tristan und Isolde with Stephen Gould and Petra Lang conducted by Christian Thielemann.

on July 26, 2017 at 8:00 AM
Broadcast: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg Broadcast: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

The cher public are invited to hear and comment upon the opening performance of the 2017 Bayreuth Festspiele, featuring a new production of Meistersinger directed by Barrie Kosky. Broadcasts from various sources begin between 9:45 and 10:00 AM EDT. (These daytime Bayreuth listening parties continue into next week.)

on July 25, 2017 at 8:00 AM
Chat: Bayreuth Festival Chat: Bayreuth Festival

Chat about live broadcasts from this year’s Bayreuth Festival.

on July 27, 2016 at 9:00 AM
The hill is greener The hill is greener

Live recordings of Hans Knappertsbusch conducting Parsifal seem to proliferate like stairways in M.C. Escher prints.

on February 01, 2016 at 9:30 AM