Plot & Details
Experience Richard Wager's final masterpiece as interpreted by the San Francisco Opera and the Lyric Opera Chicago in this release from Poorhouse International. Lavishly staged by Nikolaus Lehnhoff and featuring Christopher Vantris and Waltraud Meier in the lead roles and the Deutches Symphonie_Orchester Berlin conducted by Kent Nagano, Wagner's existential drama brings all of the composer's legendary majesty to the stage as rarely experienced since it's original debut at Bayreuth in July of 1882.
- Genre(s): Art and Experimental,Documentary,Special Interest
- Run Time: 317min.
- DVD Release Date: 05/17/2005
- Director(s): Thomas Grimm
- Starring: Christopher Ventris , Waltraud Meier , Matti Salminen , Thomas Hampson , Tom Fox
- Themes: Obsessive Quests,Crowned Heads
- Tone: Ominous,Passionate
- Keywords: king, knight, quest
- Language: German