Seattle Opera Transforms Seattle Into Ring City

[Huliq News, 24 October 2008]

Under the leadership of General Director Speight Jenkins, Seattle Opera has become known as “America’s Bayreuth,” drawing worldwide audiences to its acclaimed productions of all of Richard Wagner’s major works, especially sold-out performances of Der Ring des Nibelungen, the composer’s cycle of four epic operas—Das Rheingold, Die Walkure, Siegfried, and Gotterdammerung.