Warning: Calixto Bieito to stage 2020 Ringmain
If you are wary of the frontline directors of Shlock opera, avoid Paris next season.
The Spanish homme terrible has been engaged to produce Wagner’s Ring at the Paris Opera, it was announced last night. Jonas Kaufmann is down to sing Sigmund in Die Walküre.
Other new productions: Traviata, Manon, Rameau’s Indes Galantes and Prince Igor.