Riga Opera Festival
The Riga Opera Festival, founded in 1998 as the first festival of its size and scale in Eastern Europe, has already become a valuable tradition. The festival is highly anticipated by both Latvian audiences and opera-lovers from abroad which form the biggest part of all Riga Opera Festival’s visitors.
This year, the opera will celebrate composer Richard Wagner’s 200th anniversary by performing all four opera’s in Wagner’s monumental tetralogy “Der Ring des Nibelungen”. Performance of “Götterdämmerung” Richard Wagner’s opera “Götterdämmerung” pro- duced by Viesturs Kairišs; conductor and musical director - Cornelius Meister.
- Opera “Das Rheingold” (4.6.)
- Opera “Die Walküre” (5.6.)
- Opera “Siegfried” (7.6.)
- Opera “Götterdämmerung” (9.6.)