Movie Night at the Arts Club!
Please join us for a screening of the documentary "Global Wagner: From Bayreuth to the World" - a film by German critic and filmmaker Axel Brüggermann exploring the worldwide devotion to Wagner and his works!
Feb 08, 2024, 7:30 PM EST
Arts Club of Washington, 2017 I St NW, Washington, DC 20006, USA
From German critic, filmmaker, and Wagner enthusiast Axel Brüggermann comes “Global Wagner: From Bayreuth to the World,” a 97-minute look at the thriving, intensely serious but often quite amusing, worldwide devotion to “the Master” and his works. The film travels the world of Wagner afficionados and allows exclusive insights into the Bayreuth Festival, both onstage and behind-the-scenes. Featuring Bayreuth Festival Director Katharina Wagner, conductors Christian Thielemann and Valery Gergeiev, singers Anja Harteros, Catherine Foster, Placido Domingo and Piotr Beczala, directors Barrie Kosky and Yuval Sharon, and author and music critic Alex Ross. For both the uninitiated and seasoned Wagner lover!