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Watch: Insights into Lohengrin

Take a look behind the scenes of The Royal Opera's new production of Wagner's great Romantic opera.

By Mel Spencer (Senior Editor (Social Media))

21 May 2018 at 5.22pm | 3 Comments

Audiences can to get a first look at The Royal Opera's new production of Lohengrin as part of an Insight evening, which was livestreamed on 25 May 2018 and is now available on demand.

Members of the Royal Opera Chorus with Chorus Director William Spaulding introduced Wagner's masterful score. The evening also featured an interview with soprano Jennifer Davis, who is preparing to perform the role of Elsa in the new production, The Royal Opera’s first since 1977.

Lohengrin is a co-production with Opera Vlaanderen, and is staged with generous support from Ruth and Stuart Lipton, Maggie Copus, Peter and Fiona Espenhahn, Malcolm Herring, John G. Turner & Jerry G. Fischer, Mercedes T. Bass, Mrs Philip Kan, The Metherell family, the Lohengrin Production Syndicate and The Wagner Circle

By Mel Spencer (Senior Editor (Social Media))

21 May 2018 at 5.22pm

This article has been categorised Opera and tagged by David Alden, insights, livestream, Lohengrin, Production

This article has 3 comments

  1. Des Houghton responded on 4 June 2018 at 6:32pm Reply


  2. Claude-Michel Schönberg responded on 5 June 2018 at 11:49am Reply

    Nice sound , nice pianist
    but posh presentation not attractive at all for a younger audience feeling already stranger to this opera world and not realising that Wagner was a rebel in his genre and a free spirit in these days
    Anyway I shall see it on Thursday night

  3. Anne Aldridge - soprano responded on 20 June 2018 at 3:31pm Reply

    Thank you - will watch better later!

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