501 Texas Ave
Houston, TX 77002
6:00 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013
Health | Wellness,
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Houston Grand Opera presents Wagner's Ring Cycle 101, Wednesday November 13, 2013 at 6pm. In the Rehearsal Room, Wortham Theater Center.Richard Wagner's Ring Cycle is one of the greatest achievements ever created by a single artist – sixteen hours of music in four operas written over the span of twenty-six years. Wagner wrote the music and the words and directed the stage action. He even built an opera house and founded a festival dedicated specifically to his music.Join Houston Grand Opera Dramaturg Mena Mark Hanna in Ring 101, a one-hour crash course on Wagner's Ring Cycle. The course will function as an introduction to the musical, literary, and philosophical themes that pervade Wagner's monumental work.Free to HGO subscribers. Reservations are required and space is limited. Non-subscribers may purchase tickets for $20. To make a reservation or to purchase a ticket email RingEvents@HGO.org or call 713-546-0270.