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Wagner Circle

The Wagner Circle is a philanthropic initiative for Wagner enthusiasts who would like to deepen their knowledge of Wagner’s operas and our staging of his works.

Wagner Circle Events 2017/18

Supporters will be warmly invited to the following:

Monday 6 November 2017
In Conversation with Simon Callow
Gain new insights into one of opera’s most demanding
composers with actor and writer Simon Callow.
In association with the Royal Opera Series

Thursday 7 December 2017
In Conversation with Andris Nelsons
Go deeper into the music as a well-known Maestro
talks about conducting Wagner’s works.
In association with the Connoisseurs’ Series

Thursday 3 May 2018
An evening in the company of Klaus Florian Vogt
Hear from the celebrated German tenor as he talks
about his impending turn as the Swan Knight with
David Syrus, former Head of Music for The Royal Opera.

Monday 21 May 2018
Lohengrin Orchestra Rehearsal
Listen to the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House prepare
ahead of opening night under the baton of Maestro Nelsons

Wednesday 13 June 2018
An evening around a performance of Lohengrin*
Celebrate with the international cast and members of
The Royal Opera around a performance of Lohengrin

*All tickets and catering will be in addition to your gift

If you have any questions regarding the 2017/18 Season Wagner Circle Events, please do contact David Brownlie-Marshall on +44 (0)207 212 9448 or We would be delighted to hear from you.