‘Mad’ King Ludwig’s lost porcelain gift to Wagner gets rare show

‘Mad’ King Ludwig’s lost porcelain gift to Wagner gets rare show

Kept safe in a silk-lined box by its Belgian "custodian" lies a piece of the historic legacy of German composer Richard Wagner that was nearly lost forever.

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

Rapturous reception at Wagner fest’s opening night

Rapturous reception at Wagner fest’s opening night

Technical glitch & boos kick-off Wagner fest

Technical glitch & boos kick-off Wagner fest

Wagner ‘lite’ operas storm Bayreuth festival

Wagner ‘lite’ operas storm Bayreuth festival

Bayreuth Wagner festival stages entire Ring

Bayreuth Wagner festival stages entire Ring

Opera star pulls out in swastika tattoo scandal

Opera star pulls out in swastika tattoo scandal

Wagner opera house gets ‘world heritage’ status

Wagner opera house gets ‘world heritage’ status

Black market in Wagner festival tickets booms

Black market in Wagner festival tickets booms

Wagner festival opens with taboo-shattering Israeli performance

Wagner festival opens with taboo-shattering Israeli performance

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

Wagner’s grandson steps down as Bayreuth director

Wagner’s grandson steps down as Bayreuth director

Wagner women battle for Bayreuth

Wagner women battle for Bayreuth