San Francisco Opera presents Richard Wagner's The Ring in its entirety in summer 2018

The Ring of the Nibelung

In a single week, immerse yourself in a transformative journey through a world unhinged by corruption and politics, ravaged by greed and neglect, and where the one true power is the redeeming force of love.

Das Rheingold

In the cycle’s prelude, greed and vengeance trigger a chain of events fraught with corruption and struggle.

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Die Walküre

A father’s blinding ambition and a daughter’s profound defiance drive the story forward.

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Siegfried

A fearless young hero battles otherworldly challenges on a journey to discover his destiny.

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Götterdämmerung

The cycle's transcendent climax—a suspenseful tale of bravery, sacrifice, destruction and renewal.

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