Latest News for: Wagner festival


ENO announces bold plan to stage Ring Cycle from the autumn

The Observer 24 Feb 2021
Some might say tackling Richard Wagner’s four-part Ring Cycle during a pandemic is folly ... The Ring premiered in 1876 at the Bayreuth festival theatre in Germany that Wagner had built to stage it ... “Our aim is to create as powerful, as immediate and as moving an experience as Wagner imagined,” he said.

United Way Executive Director Lori Wagner announces resignation

Crookston Times 23 Feb 2021
Wagner has worked with the United Way for a combined 10+ years, four years currently and previously for six years while operating the United Way, Chamber of Commerce, Crookston Convention & Visitors Bureau, and the Ox Cart Days summer festival under one roof. Wagner also totes six years at the Villa St ... Wagner also offered notes of thanks..

Wagner described as 'a big supporter of the community'

Finger Lakes Times 22 Feb 2021
PENN YANWayne Wagner was known for many things in and around this Yates County village ... In the 1980s, Wagner, Gifford and another Birkett Mills executive — the late Cliff Orr — started the Buckwheat Festival, which had a memorable 13-year run and drew tens of thousands of people to Penn Yan annually in late September.

Northeast Ohio theatre scene remains vibrant, offering virtual events while stages remain dark

Cleveland 22 Feb 2021
New Ground Theatre Festival 2021 (May 15). CPH celebrates the 9th anniversary of the New Ground Theatre Festival with a virtual event celebrating five plays born during this decade in Cleveland and the impact they’ve had on the national theatre scene ... Marilyn Bianchi Kids’ Playwriting Festival ... (Photo by Steve Wagner). BorderLight Festival.

San Francisco Opera sings live at the drive-in

San Francisco Examiner 16 Feb 2021
... performances of Wagner’s epic ... A festival opening for subscribers and pass holders features Zambello, Runnicles, Shilvock and others in an interactive discussion and a Wagner quiz; while additional festival Zoom events include talks with performers, scholars and critics.

Carroll women positioned well for new-look national tournament

Independent Record 12 Feb 2021
They were prepared to enter the national tournament before the COVID-19 pandemic forced the cancellation of festivities. Nevertheless, this current group of Saints, led by seniors Danielle Wagner and Christine Denny, have learned what it takes to win big games and perform on the national stage.

Danville festivals to piggyback in September

Crossville Chronicle 04 Feb 2021
That also was the last year of the Iron Heritage Festival, due to financial concerns and a lack of support, but Van Wagner organized the Danville Heritage Festival the following year. "We acknowledge that, historically, the festival has been held in July, but we see multiple positive aspects to a fall date," Wagner said earlier this week.

Angel and the Badmen navigates music scene during pandemic

MRT 31 Dec 2020
The Midland band Angel and the Badmen will be releasing its self-titled album on Jan. 9. The members have been together since 2018 ... More Information ... Jan ... Keep up with the band� ... Angel and the Badmen played for the Midland Festival Ballet’s “Iconic” performance in February at the Wagner Noel Performing Arts Center ... ....

Raiders, Golden Knights music director set to deliver finale

Las Vegas Review-Journal 25 Dec 2020
Jake Wagner provided the in-arena music during the NHL All-Star Game on Saturday at SAP Center in San Jose, Calif ... Wagner grew up attending Las Vegas Thunder games and was captivated by the arena production, particularly how the pregame festivities crescendoed to AC/DC’s “Thunderstruck” just before the puck dropped.

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Colorado Daily 18 Dec 2020
Festival passes are $395; ... Boulder International Film Festival volunteer Anna Warnock, at left, laughs as RJ Wagner, playing the role of Austin Powers, and Olyvia Beyette, playing the role of Felicity Shagwell, walk out of the Hotel Boulderado during the opening night of the Boulder International Film Festival in 2019.

Rains didn't damper Winterfest in Dearborn

Press & Guide 15 Dec 2020
... rain storm that came and went in the middle of the festivities, the annual Downtown Dearborn Winterfest Market was still able to go on in Wagner Park Dec.

Classical home listening: lockdown discs from Igor Levit, Daumants Liepiņš and Bayreuth

The Observer 13 Dec 2020
Bayreuth’s annual Wagner festival was a casualty of the pandemic (though it managed an online presence with archive films) ... Conducted by Christian Thielemann, (Deutsche Grammophon) features the chamber version Wagner’s Siegfried Idyll, and his Wesendonck Lieder, sung by Camilla Nylund with members of the Bayreuth Festival Orchestra.