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Saturday & Sunday, April 1 -
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Silent Wagner “Encore” Birthday Celebration
Sunday May 28th
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For the 1st CENTENNIAL of Wagner’s birthday this silent film was released in 1913 prior to World War I. It’s the first full length documentary ever made as a feature film. (Prior to this, documentaries were never longer than 10 minutes.) This film totals 82 minutes, staring Giuseppe Becce as Wagner, Olga Engle as Cosima and Manny Ziener as Minna et al, Directed by Carl Froehlich. (Sound track is unique for this showing by pianist Stefan Mickisch, complied by John Mastrogiovanni.)
Sunday, March 12th -
Gabriele, currently singing Herodias, at the LA Opera, is one of the amazing Wagnerians in our generation. Come join us for a lovely luncheon at Il Fornaio, Pasadena and a time of discussion with this wonderful soprano and friend.
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