Eröffnung: Bayreuther Festspiele

Am 25. Juli 2015 begannen die 104. Bayreuther Festspiele mit der Neuinszenierung von Richard Wagners Liebesdrama <i>Tristan und Isolde</i>. more more

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Tradition, revolution and reaction in Bayreuth

Monday 30 July, 2007

Probably never before has there been so much hype around a premiere at the Bayreuth Festival. Because the director of this "Mastersingers of Nuremberg" is Katharina Wagner, great granddaughter of Richard Wagner, who could one day take over as festival director. By Marianne Zelger-Vogt (Image: Katharina Wagner. © Enrico Nawrath, courtesy Bayreuther Festspiele)
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