Wagner's Die Walküre

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Our presentation of the San Francisco Opera's production of Wagner's Ring Cycle continues with Die Walküre. Here the focus of Wagner's drama shifts from the gods to humans, specifically the warrior Siegmund (Brandon Jovanovich) and his twin sister Sieglinde (Anja Kampe), who will become the parents of the central figure of the Ring, the hero Siegfried. Other highlights of the cast include Nina Stemme as Brünnhilde and Mark Delavan as Wotan.

CAST:

Brünnhilde - Nina Stemme
Wotan - Mark Delavan
Sieglinde - Anja Kampe
Siegmund - Brandon Jovanovich
Fricka - Larissa Diadkova
Hunding - Daniel Sumegi

CONDUCTOR: Donald Runnicles
STAGE DIRECTOR: Francesca Zambello
SAN FRANCISCO OPERA ORCHESTRA & CHORUS
CHORUS DIRECTOR: Ian Robertson