1.00 – 5.00pm: SEMINAR on Tristan und Isolde by Dr Antony Ernst
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Willoughby Uniting Church, 10 Clanwilliam Street, Willoughby
Dr Antony Ernst is a director, dramaturg, lecturer and arts administrator who has worked with companies and universities in Australia, New Zealand, Europe and America. He started as a dramaturg with Opera Australia, has worked as a house director in Dresden, Düsseldorf and Rome, has completed a doctorate and directed Opera Australia’s new production of Salome (2003). Since 2011 Antony has been Manager of Artistic Planning for the Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra in France.
Dr Ernst is a frequent very popular guest lecturer on opera and is a music tour leader in Australia and overseas. (WASO’s concert productions of Tristan und Isolde are on 16 & 19 August in Perth.)
Previous presentations to the Wagner Society by Dr Ernst include Lohengrin (2017) and Beyond the Twilight of the Gods: Wagner’s Musical Legacy (2014).