Die Meistersinger Von Nürnberg

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Wagner’s opera brings audiences the colour, characters and vibrant life of medieval Nuremberg. Read More >

Wagner’s opera Die Meistersinger Von Nürnberg brings audiences the colour, characters and vibrant life of medieval Nuremberg.

The entire community of Nuremberg is the setting for Die Meistersinger Von Nürnberg’s story of challenges and triumphs – of art and of the heart – with Eva and Walther at the centre, under the encouragement of Hans Sachs.

Wagner’s music ranges from dramatic to reflective, energetic to sublime, with a conclusion that is as musically overwhelming as it is emotionally uplifting.

Graham Vick’s popular production of Die Meistersinger Von Nürnberg was last staged by The Royal Opera in 2002.

Die Meistersinger Von Nürnberg is sung in German with English surtitles.

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Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 19/12/2011

Closing Night: 08/01/2012

Running time: 5h40

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Cast & Creative


Wolfgang Koch, Simon O'Neill, Emma Bell, Peter Coleman-Wright, John Tomlinson, Toby Spence, Heather Shipp, Colin Judson, Nicholas Folwell, Donald Maxwell, Jihoon Kim, Martyn Hill, Pablo Bemsch, Andrew Rees, Jeremy White, Richard Wiegold, Robert Lloyd


Director - Graham Vick

Producer - Royal Opera House

Designer - Richard Hudson

Lighting Designer - Wolfgang Göbbel

Movement Director - Ron Howell

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