Inside Wagner's Head

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 29TH SEPTEMBER 2013

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OPENING TIMES
Sep 3-7, 9-14, 16-21, 23-28, 7.45pm, mats Sep 4, 7, 14, 18, 21, 28, 2.30pm (press night Sep 6)
 
PRICES
Sep 3-5 previews £17.50 and £20, NUS £12.50, standing £7, Sep 6-29 £21.50 & £25, NUS £15, standing £7
 

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Inside Wagner's HeadThe many truths and myths surrounding Richard Wagner are explored in this one-man show in which Olivier award winning actor Simon Callow plays the German composer. Specially commissioned for the Deloitte Ignite festival, curated by Stephen Fry this year, the play attempts to show what Wagner was actually like, and what it was like to be around him. Wagner was a mass of contradictions: a sublime visionary and a petty anti-Semite, a political radical but dependent on dukes and princes, irritating yet charismatic to the point of commanding absolute devotion. Inside Wagner's Head, staged in the Linbury Studio Theatre of the Royal Opera House, explores the life and legacy of Wagner in the composer's bicentenary year.

 

About Linbury Studio Theatre

Part of the Royal Opera House, the Linbury Studio Theatre seats up to 394 people in theatre style. The studio can also be hired for private events and can be adjusted to accommodate 400 for a standing reception, 300 for banqueting and 250 for a dinner and dance. More about Linbury Studio Theatre

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    Dutch National BalletDutch National BalletThe 12 young dancers of the inaugural Junior Company of Dutch National Ballet present a showcase of work to highlight their vibrancy and beauty.2015-06-05T19:45:00+01002015-06-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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    The Cure/The CorridorThe Cure/The CorridorComposer Harrison Birtwistle presents two moments in Classical mythology. The Cure shows the sorceress Medea applying her witchcraft to the aged Aeson who is near death and The Corridor shows the pivotal moment in the tragedy of Orpheus and Eurydice.2015-06-18T19:45:00+01002015-06-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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    Whelan/Watson: Other StoriesWhelan/Watson: Other StoriesA commission created by American ballerina Wendy Whelan and Royal Ballet Principal Dancer Edward Watson that draws on their individual strengths.2015-07-09T19:45:00+01002015-07-12T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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