Certain parts of this program are not currently available

Unfortunately, this program is not available in your country.

documentary Interview with Wolfgang Wagner Bayreuth Festival

Bayreuth Festival

Interview with Wolfgang Wagner Bayreuth Festival


An interview with the former director of the Bayreuth Festival, Wolfgang Wagner.

Grandson of the composer Richar Wagner, Wolfgang Wagner was an opera director and the director of the Bayreuth Festival from 1966 to 2008. Taking over from his elder brother Wieland at the head of the Festival, Wolgang shared in his brother's ambition to open a new chapter of the Festival history. Modern in their approach, Wolgang Wagner's minimalist stagings exploiting fully the effects of light aimed at letting music come to the fore.

Read more

Associated event


  • Wolfgang Wagner


  • Directed by:
    • Horant H. Hohfeld
  • Production date: 1999
  • Duration: 56 min
  • Production: © UNITEL
This video is reserved for our subscribers. In just a few clicks, you can be one of them.

Appears in

You might also like

More info coming soon!
Arturo Toscanini conducts Wagner
Arturo Toscanini conducts Wagner

NBC Symphony Orchestra