Munich unveils latest cultural offering: portable opera

Munich unveils latest cultural offering: portable opera

A mobile opera house that can be pulled apart and fit into a shipping container was unveiled Monday by the Bavarian State Opera, which expects its new creation to travel Germany and the world to showcase experimental performances.

‘A day without music is a wasted day’: German opera star Peter Schreier dies at 84

‘A day without music is a wasted day’: German opera star Peter Schreier dies at 84

Renowned German opera director Harry Kupfer dead at 84

Renowned German opera director Harry Kupfer dead at 84

From house arrest, Russian director stages Germany opera

From house arrest, Russian director stages Germany opera

Opening opera at famed Wagner festival holds mirror up against composer’s anti-Semitism

Opening opera at famed Wagner festival holds mirror up against composer’s anti-Semitism

High stakes for Wagner’s progeny at opera fest

High stakes for Wagner’s progeny at opera fest

Leading opera singer turns to comedy

Leading opera singer turns to comedy

Bayreuth’s ‘Ring’ director pokes fun at audience

Bayreuth’s ‘Ring’ director pokes fun at audience

Wagner ‘lite’ operas storm Bayreuth festival

Wagner ‘lite’ operas storm Bayreuth festival

‘I hate Wagner but I hate him on my knees’

‘I hate Wagner but I hate him on my knees’

Opera house kills Nazi themed Wagner show

Opera house kills Nazi themed Wagner show

‘The artistic atmosphere is different in Germany’

‘The artistic atmosphere is different in Germany’

Opera star pulls out in swastika tattoo scandal

Opera star pulls out in swastika tattoo scandal

Munich opera defends Nazi tattoo singer

Munich opera defends Nazi tattoo singer

Harmony restarts work on Hamburg opera house

Harmony restarts work on Hamburg opera house

Tunick tells Munich: ‘Get your kit off!’

Tunick tells Munich: ‘Get your kit off!’

Run Lola Run to become opera – Sing Lola Sing?

Run Lola Run to become opera – Sing Lola Sing?

Siemens pulls out of Bayreuth sponsorship

Siemens pulls out of Bayreuth sponsorship

Barenboim stays on as Berlin State Opera music director

Barenboim stays on as Berlin State Opera music director

Berlin swimming pool hosts underwater opera

Berlin swimming pool hosts underwater opera

Star Munich opera director Nagano resigns amid controversy

Star Munich opera director Nagano resigns amid controversy

Dresden to premiere lost Gershwin musical set in 1930s Germany

Dresden to premiere lost Gershwin musical set in 1930s Germany

Making it in Germany: A Canuck soprano

Making it in Germany: A Canuck soprano

Bayreuth Wagner festival opens

Bayreuth Wagner festival opens

Wagner’s granddaughter avoids accident as driver dies at wheel

Wagner’s granddaughter avoids accident as driver dies at wheel

Wagner’s great-granddaughters win Bayreuth succession battle

Wagner’s great-granddaughters win Bayreuth succession battle

Plácido Domingo to sing in Berlin

Plácido Domingo to sing in Berlin

Decision looms for new Bayreuth Opera Festival leader

Decision looms for new Bayreuth Opera Festival leader

Nike Wagner bids in battle to head Bayreuth opera festival

Nike Wagner bids in battle to head Bayreuth opera festival

Rain floods Bayreuth Festival playhouse

Rain floods Bayreuth Festival playhouse

Anaemic ‘Rhinegold’ opens Dorst’s ‘Ring’ in Bayreuth

Anaemic ‘Rhinegold’ opens Dorst’s ‘Ring’ in Bayreuth

First public Bayreuth viewing a success

First public Bayreuth viewing a success

After 57 years, Wolfgang Wagner bows out in Bayreuth

After 57 years, Wolfgang Wagner bows out in Bayreuth

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Berlin’s Komische Oper to get new director

First children’s opera house in Germany opens

First children’s opera house in Germany opens

Verdi opera with 35 naked seniors sells out

Verdi opera with 35 naked seniors sells out

Merkel surprises with daring décolleté at Oslo opera

Merkel surprises with daring décolleté at Oslo opera