Part of the Wagner ring cycle, Der Ring des Nibelungen. Running time approx. 5hr. In Die Walkure (which includes the famous Ride of the Valkyries) the goddesses fly the souls of dead battle heroes to their new home in Valhalla but Brunnhilde (Chief Valkyrie) has fallen out with Wotan because she protected his half human son Siegmund in battle so he imprisons her on a rock surrounded by fire knowing that only a fearless hero (who he thinks doesn't exist) can save her. Performed in German with English surtitles. End time: approx 22:20 (Southbank Centre)


Lee Bisset (Sieglinde), Lee Bisset (Sieglinde - Leeds), Kelly Cae Hogan (Brunnhilde), Bela Perencz (Wotan - Nottingham/Lowry/Southbank Centre), Robert Hayward (Wotan - Leeds/Sage Gateshead), Yvonne Howard (Fricka - Lowry/Southbank Centre/Sage Gateshead), Susan Bickley (Fricka - Leeds/Nottingham), James Creswell (Hunding), Giselle Allen (soprano), Sarah Castle (mezzo-soprano), Madeleine Shaw (mezzo-soprano), Ceri Williams (mezzo-soprano), Fiona Kimm (mezzo-soprano), Michael Weinius (Siegmund - Leeds/Lowry/Southbank Centre/Sage Gateshead), Mark Le Brocq (Nottingham)


Author: Wagner
Company: Opera North
Conductor: Richard Farnes
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Die Walkure

Die Walkure (Opera or Operetta) production archive for QTIX code T0499380199. Details of all Die Walkure archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S1913

Archive Listings

29 Jun 16Southbank Centre
West End
Greater London
14 Jun 16The Lowry
Greater Manchester
7 Jun 16Theatre Royal
25 May 16Town Hall
West Yorkshire
30 Apr 16Town Hall
West Yorkshire

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