Study Day – “Staging Wagner” by Anthony Ogus – in Manchester

Study Day – “Staging Wagner” by Anthony Ogus

Saturday March 2     10am – c.3pm.

The study day on “Staging Wagner” will comprise two sessions in the morning and one in the afternoon. In the first, Anthony Ogus will give a talk on the evolution of Wagner production styles. In the second and third sessions, he will introduce video extracts from some notable Wagner productions.  A nominated discussant will then comment on the extracts, leading into a general discussion of them.

Anthony Ogus is a retired academic lawyer and an Emeritus Professor at the Universities of Manchester and Rotterdam. He was awarded the CBE in 2002 and, in 2007, elected a Fellow of the British Academy. In 2013 he published a book on opera-going, Travels with my Opera Glasses, and he now writes a monthly article in the Opera Now magazine

Study Day details:

Location: Anthony Burgess Centre
3 Cambridge St
M1 5BY

Ample car parking (charges apply) opposite.
Nearest railway station Oxford Road (6 min walk)
Metrolink Deansgate- Castlefield  (4 mins)
There are bus stops nearby on Oxford Road
Taxis and Uber are available

 

Lunch: Available at venue. Please order on arrival (Vegetarian option available)

Morning coffee and afternoon tea breaks as required. (Usually by arrangement with the speaker)

Start : 9.30 for 10.00am Till c 3.00pm

Cost:
Members: £25.00
Guests:  £32.50.
Student Members: £5.00
Student non members: £10.00