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Cultural Capital Discussion: Women and Wagner's Ring

Sunday, April 24, 2016 4:00 PM

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The National Museum of Women in the Arts hosts WNO cast and creative team members in a discussion of women's roles in Wagner's Ring Cycle operas.

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National Museum of Women in the Arts
Cultural Capital Discussion: Women in Wagner's
Ring
Sunday, April 24, 2016, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Performance Hall, 1250 New York Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20005

Join women from Washington National Opera at the National Museum of Women in the Arts for a discussion about the women in Wagner's Ring Cycle. The program at NMWA includes cast members and members of WNO's creative team leading a conversation on the role women play--from the Valkyries to Brünnhilde--in Wagner's masterpiece. Musical excerpts from the opera enliven the discussion. The program will be followed by a reception.

Event Timing: Approximately two hours, including the discussion and reception that follows. 

NOTE: This is a free event and no tickets or reservations are required. For additional information about the National Museum of Women in the Arts, please contact nmwa.org/events or call (202) 783-5000.