This season, Wagner’s great grandson, Antoine Wagner, makes his directorial debut. Antoine Wagner will create the concept, set design and stage direction for Act II of Die Walküre in a digital immersive experience at the New World center. Bass Baritone Alan Held returns as Wotan and Wagnerian Soprano Linda Watson joins the cast of professional Wagner Institute participants as Brunhilde.
Miami Music Festival presents their 2018 season from June 5th to July 29th, which will host 250 students from over 25 countries selected from the most prestigious conservatories and universities. The Festival consists of institutes in orchestra, opera, piano, and conducting, as well as the pioneering Career Institute.