Ring Postscript – the conclusion of lots of opera
17 December 2013 | Culture
I posted a couple of weeks ago about how I was going to a lot of opera, the Melbourne Ring Cycle, 16 hours of Wagnerian music spread over four days. Toss in the necessary rest days and it takes a week to get through. I could equally accurately title it Maureen’s ...
Melbourne Ring Cycle – ie lots of Wagnerian opera
30 November 2013 | Culture
There was lots of opera in my life last week – a complete circuit of Wagner’s Ring Cycle, the Olympics (or Mt Everest if you wish) of opera. Maureen has spent a lot of time over the last few years persuading Opera Australia to put on the Ring Cycle in Melbourne....