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- 2020 -

19 March–5 April: ‘Wagnerian Encounters’ Festival including Katarina Wagner’s Lohengrin, Liceu Opera, Barcelona

The cast includes tenor Klaus Florian Vogt and Evelyn Herlitzius, and Josep Pons is the conductor.


19–26 April: Ring Cycle, Lyric Opera of Chicago

Wagner's Ring Cycle, Lyric Opera of Chicago:

Wotan - Eric Owens
Brünnhilde - Christine Goerke
Siegfried - Burkhard Fritz
Fricka - Tanja Ariane Baumgartner
Alberich - Samuel Youn
Sieglinde - Elisabet Strid
Siegmund - Brandon Jovanovich
Mime - Matthias Klink
Hagen - Stephen Milling


27 April–11 May: Tristan und Isolde, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden

Production by Christof Loy


Semyon Bychkov
Michael Weinius
Ricarda Merbeth
King Marke
Franz-Josef Selig
Johan Reuter
Ruxandra Donose
Neal Cooper
Graham Clark
Filipe Manu
Germán E. Alcántara


April–November: Ring Cycles, Opéra National de Paris

In 2020 Calixto Bieito’s brand new production of Wagner’s Ring Cycle comes to Paris at the Opéra Bastille. Bringing together an exceptional cast including Jonas Kaufmann as Siegmund, Eva-Maria Westbroek as Sieglinde, Andreas Schager as Siegfried and Martina Serafin as Brünnhilde, under the baton of Philippe Jordan, this promises to be the opera event of the year.

Attend the 4 operas of the Ring Cycle by choosing your dates from April to November 2020:

  • Das Rheingold : from Thursday, April 2 to Wednesday April 15, 2020
  • Die Walküre : from Tuesday, May 5 to Wednesday, May 27, 2020
  • Siegfried : from Saturday, October 10 to Sunday, October 18, 2020
  • Götterdämmerung : from Friday, November 13 to Saturday, November 21, 2020

Or enjoy the entire Ring Festival by attending the complete Cycle in the space of a week in late November or early December 2020.