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National Opera Announces Casting For ‘Ring’ Cycle

Washington National Opera will bring acclaimed singers from Britain, Sweden and the U.S. to stage Wagner’s complete “Ring” cycle in 2016.


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National Opera Plans To Stage ‘Ring’ Cycle In 2016

Washington National Opera, which recently merged with the Kennedy Center after struggling financially for years, announced an ambitious long-term agenda Tuesday, including plans to stage Wagner’s complete “Ring” cycle in 2016.


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National Opera Announces 5 New Productions For D.C.

Washington National Opera says it will bring five new productions to the nation’s capital in the final season developed by Placido Domingo before he steps down as director.


(Credit: AP) The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.

Kennedy Center To Take Over National Opera In D.C.

The Kennedy Center has announced it will take over most operations of the Washington National Opera due to the music company’s financial troubles.