Wonderful Wagner

Das Rheingold, Opera North

If you find Wagner so long-winded that you wriggle, fidget and long for a drink, I know the feeling. A friend has a special Wagner wrist-watch that discreetly lights up so she can check the time. Another friend told me that the thing is, Waggers takes his time, doesn’t rush things – tantric opera. The trouble is that when the really good bit arrives I’m often asleep. But this evening I am wide awake. Continue reading Wonderful Wagner