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Caspar David Friedrich meets Richard Wagner

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Nothing less than a little piece of heaven awaits the inclined guests in the time-honoured Richard Wagner sites of Graupa in the anniversary year.

Nothing less than a little piece of heaven awaits the guests in the venerable Richard-Wagner-Stätten Graupa. On historic grounds, the renowned Richard Wagner Games will host the largest Wagner Games in the world from 6. to 9 June 2024, the greatest artists of their time will be engaged in an unprecedented art competition: the grand master of opera, cult composer Richard Wagner, enters the studio of painter Caspar David Friedrich at night and demands: "Paint me!" Sparks fly in this fictional contest of the arts, in which there is only one winner at the end - the audience!

The music for this production was written by the Dresden composer Johannes Wulff-Woesten based on pictures by Caspar David Friedrich. The memorable spectacle is to be performed from 6 to 9 June 2024 on the grounds of the Richard Wagner Sites Graupa. The public dress rehearsal is to take place on Thursday, 5 June 2024.

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Richard-Wagner-Stätten Graupa
Tschaikowskiplatz 7
01796 Pirna - OT Graupa

Phone: +49 3501 461965-0
Fax: +49 3501 461965-44
Website: www.pirna.de/en/experience-pirna/culture/caspar-david-friedrich-2024

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