Ring Symposium

Thursdays, June 14, 21 and 28, 2018 from 11am–1pm

Ready to take a deeper dive into the Ring? Join mainstage artists and production guests for in-depth presentations and discussions.

WHO IT'S FOR

Ring cycle ticket holders and Wagnerians

WHEN

Thursdays, June 14, 21 and 28, 2018 from 11am–1pm

WHERE

Taube Atrium Theater
Wilsey Center for Opera
Veterans Building, 4th Floor
401 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102

COST

$40 per person

FEATURED GUESTS

Different artists, historians and production experts will speak at each Symposium. Additional information coming soon.

A variety of different guests will be featured at each Ring Symposium. If attending multiple Ring Symposiums, there will be a different set of guests in attendance.

Guests for Thursday, June 14
Moderator: Fred Plotkin
Music and Production: Shawna Lucey (Assistant Director), Eric Weimer (Assistant Conductor), John Coleman (Stage Manager), Justin Partier (Lighting Director), Galen Till (Costume Supervisor), Lori Harrison (Master of Properties)
Mainstage Artists: Greer Grimsley (Wotan), Brandon Jovanovich (Siegmund/Froh) and Ronnita Miller (Erda)

Guests for Thursday, June 21
Moderator: William Berger
Production: Jenny Harber (Assistant Director), Darin Burnett (Stage Manager), Mark Hueske-Thomas (Assistant Lighting Designer), Lori Harrison (Master of Properties)
Mainstage Artists: Jamie Barton (Fricka/Waltraute/2nd Norn), David Cangelosi (Mime), and Julie Adams (Freia/Gerhilde)

Guests for Thursday, June 28
Moderator: Kip Cranna
Music and Production: Shawna Lucey (Assistant Director), Eric Weimer (Assistant Conductor), John Coleman (Stage Manager), Justin Partier (Lighting Director), Galen Till (Costume Supervisor), Lori Harrison (Master of Properties)
Mainstage Artists: Ronnita Miller (Erda), Raymond Aceto (Fafner/Hunding), and Sarah Cambidge (Ortlinde/3rd Norn)

Please note: Production guests and main stage artists subject to change.

There will be a one hour lunch break between the Ring Symposiums and Sing Faster screenings from 1–2pm. Check out these suggestions for places to eat in Hayes Valley from Eater.

A limited number of discounted tickets are available for students and individuals in need. Email 
education@sfopera.com or call (415) 551-6294 if you have any questions.