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News from the Members

San Francisco Opera to present a month of online Ring events
During the month of March, San Francisco Opera will present streamed performances of their Francesca Zambello Ring from 2018 along with a series of online talks and discussions around the operas
The Ring cast includes Iréne Theorin as Brünnhilde, Greer Grimsley as Wotan/The Wanderer, Karita Mattila as Sieglinde, Brandon Jovanovich as Froh and Siegmund, and Jamie Barton as Fricka and Waltraute.

A sample of the talks on offer:

A Conversation with Alex Ross and Tony Kushner 
Moderated by Dr. Clifford (“Kip”) Cranna
Tuesday, March 9
at 5:30pm PST on Zoom

Sitting down with Siegmund and Sieglinde:
Brandon Jovanovich and Karita Mattila in Conversation
Moderated by Joshua Kosman
Friday, March 12
at 10am PST on Zoom

Kirsten Flagstad:
A Brünnhilde for the Ages

Lecture by Paul Thomason and Annika E. Engelhart
Saturday, March 27
at 4pm PST on Zoom

You can find out all about the events and buy a Festival Pass ($99) on the San Francisco Opera website: