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Bayreuth packs in culture and Baroque splendor

Stars and Stripes 02 Feb 2023
Woven into the city, Wagner’s musical impact remains strong, as his descendants still run his opera house and festival ... A little over 10 miles to the northwest is the famed brewery town of Kulmbach, which puts on a major beer festival every year in the same months as Bayreuth’s Wagner festival runs.

Sundance closes out its first hybrid film festival with buzzy award winners and on- and ...

Salt Lake City Weekly 01 Feb 2023
The festival also saw the evacuation of the Rose Wagner Theater in Salt Lake City after audience members experienced health emergencies, while films like Past Lives, Fair Play and Infinity Pool generated buzz around awards potential, mainstream appeal and boundary-pushing experimentation, respectively, from festival attendees.

Dispatch from war-torn Europe: A pared-down Vienna Christmas-New Year

People's World 31 Jan 2023
... four-and-a-half hours the longest opera in the standard repertory, missed a chance to address the anti-Semitism and championing of Aryan virtues which made it not only a hit but the only opera performed at the Bayreuth Wagner Festival in Hitler’s darkest days of 1943 and 1944.

Putin, Prigozhin and Kadyrov to visit Volgograd, city being intensively prepared

Yahoo Daily News 30 Jan 2023
Source. Latvia-based Russian media outlet Meduza, citing local media. Details ... Volgograd-based media report that the city is also expecting a visit of Yevgeny Prigozhin, the founder of PMC Wagner, and Ramzan Kadyrov, the head of Chechnya, as part of the festive events ... Journalists fight on their own frontline ... ....

Photos: Winterskol dazzles Aspen with fireworks, return of Soupskol

Aspen Times 15 Jan 2023
13, 2023, as part of Winterskol at Wagner Park in Aspen ... 13, 2023, as part of Wintersk�l at Wagner Park in Aspen. The event did not award a winner and was just part of this weekend’s Wintersk�l festivities ... 14, 2023, at Wagner Park in downtown Aspen ... 14, 2023, at Wagner Park in downtown Aspen.

BCC to Host Dr. Scott Wichael Recital

Butler County Times Gazette 14 Jan 2023
Butler Community College ... Performing alongside Dr ... Petersburg Opera. Upcoming he will be performing Mime in Das Rheingold with the Miami Music Festival Wagner Institute, Monstatos in Die Zauberlöte with North Carolina Opera and the angel Raphael in Stewart Copeland’s oratorio, Satan’s Fall with Pepperdine University.

Many ways and days to explore Martin Luther King's legacy in 2023

South Bend Tribune 10 Jan 2023
The South Bend area always honors Martin Luther King Jr. Day in big ways. Marches, music, breakfasts, discussions, worship services and other events stretch before and after the actual holiday, which this year is Jan. 16. Century Center ... Dr ... to 4 p.m ... For questions, contact Sonda Wagner at 269-927-8158 or ∎ Choral Festival.

Germany's Merkel offers her thoughts on Wagner's Ring cycle

San Francisco Chronicle 19 Dec 2022
BERLIN (AP) — Former German Chancellor Angela Merkel, a longtime opera fan, is offering her thoughts on Richard Wagner's Ring cycle — the latest ... Merkel and her husband, chemist Joachim Sauer, are regular guests at the annual Bayreuth opera festival that celebrates Wagner’s work.

Germany’s Merkel offers her thoughts on Wagner’s Ring cycle

Metro USA 19 Dec 2022
BERLIN (AP) — Former German Chancellor Angela Merkel, a longtime opera fan, is offering her thoughts on Richard Wagner’s Ring cycle — the ... Merkel and her husband, chemist Joachim Sauer, are regular guests at the annual Bayreuth opera festival that celebrates Wagner’s work.

Singer Farah al-Dibani wears ancient Egyptian jewelry at World Cup closing ceremony

Egypt Independent 19 Dec 2022
... and Letters with the rank of Knight from the French embassy in Cairo, and the third prize at the International Giulio Perotti Singing Competition in 2013, in addition to the prize of the Kammeroper Schloss Rheinsberg festival in 2017 and the Wendy Wagner Foundation Award in 2018.

‘Vera’, ‘The Happiest Man In The World’ take top prizes at Les Arcs Film Festival

Screen Daily 16 Dec 2022
Pierre Földes won the award for best score for (Gebecka Films) and the festival’s audience prize went to David Wagner’s , on which Loco Films handles salesThe Cineeuropa Prize for went to Alex Schaad’s from Beta Cinema ... The week-long European cinema festival and co-production market wrapped on Friday night with Baya Kasmi’s.

Holiday feast returns to Greene career and technology center

Herald-Standard 09 Dec 2022
It just becomes one of those events where it brings back the community,” said culinary instructor Dan Wagner ... Folks from Greene County and beyond turn out for the buffet; some years, students have served upwards of 500 guests, and Wagner already received calls from Pittsburghers confirming they will be at tomorrow’s feast.

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