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Speight’s Wagner Memories: 91 RING

The once-controversial “Ring 2” finally earns complete acceptance.

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2001 Ring

The first full performance of Seattle Opera’s beloved “Green” Ring.

2008-09 Elektra Cover
2008/09 Elektra Program

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1999-00 Boris Godunov Cover
1999/2000 Boris Godunov Program

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2005 Ring

Our first RING in McCaw Hall–and Greer Grimsley’s first Wotan.

1993-94 Hansel and Gretel Cover
1993/94 Hansel and Gretel Program

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2005 The Ring of the Nibelung Cover
2005 Ring Program

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2001 The Ring of the Nibelung Cover
2001 Ring Program

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2000-01 Das Rheingold Die Walkure Cover
2000/01 Das Rheingold, Die Walküre Program

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1995-96 The Ring Cover
1995 Ring Program

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1991 Ring Program Cover
1991 Ring Program

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1995 Ring

The final outing of Ring 2 was a great success, artistically—and financially!

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1994 Hansel und Gretel

Angels aloft! And sliding down a giant playground slide in this familiar fairy-tale.

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1991 Ring

RING 2 achieved widespread acceptance this summer, and the number of performances increased to three.

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2000 Boris Godunov

The first opera of the new century showcased the chorus in their leading role as the people of Russia.