Thirty-Ninth Annual Seminar
Sunday, March 31, 2019, 12:00 Noon-5:00 p.m.
St. Joseph’s School, 420 East 87th St. (between 1st & York Ave.), New York
Distinguished Speakers and Met Cast Roundtable
Books/Videos: Many titles related to the Ring, including two just published: Curtain, Gong, Steam: Wagnerian Technologies of Nineteenth-Century Opera by Prof. Kreuzer and a new translation of the Ring by Prof. John Deathridge. Books and videos (DVD and Blu-ray) of the Ring cycle will be available before the Seminar and during breaks. Attendees receive discounts on all items.
Reservations: Advance paid reservations are advisable. Please pick up tickets at the door. Check in will begin at 11:30. Reserved seating for Seminar patrons; open seating for all others.
Fees: See reservation form below. Beverages and snacks included.
Reduced fee for current members and students. Join or renew now to benefit from the member fee (new memberships are valid through August 2020). ID required for students.
Upcoming: Feb. 24: “Ring Cycle: Vocal Showcase”: six WSNY grantees, in collaboration with the Met Opera Guild (sold out)
Met Ring Cycle events, presented by the WSNY: receptions, lectures, exhibits, lunches. Details and reservation forms will be available by mail and online. Please check our website for updates: https://wagnersocietyny.org.
May 5, Sun., 12–3 pm: “Rhine Journey on the Hudson”: 3-hour luncheon cruise.
||Met Opera Guild events (see their website): “Singers of the Ring”; “The Ring: Music, Motifs, and Magic”