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Ring for All Seasons

Saturday & Sunday, April 1 - 2 & 8 -9

In co-operation with the Opera League of Los Angeles, the WSSC is excited to present “A Ring for All Seasons!” There will be four different productions in fun festival format with wonderful introductions presented by Michael Hackett Director of Theater and Art of UCLSA This will a fun all day affair!

For more information and to RSVP, click the link above the date.

Silent Wagner “Encore” Birthday Celebration

Sunday May 28th Location TBA

Click here to view a clip of the film…

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.)

Tribute Luncheon

Gabriele Schnaut

Sunday, March 12th  -  1:00pm

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.

To RSVP and get directions to the restaurant, click the link above the date.