The cast of Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg © Glyndebourne. Photographer: Alastair Muir.

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

Richard Wagner
Directed by David McVicar

David McVicar's celebrated production transports Wagner's famously controversial German nationalist opera to the 19th century.

Gerald Finley stars as cobbler Hans Sachs, opera's longest role, in this celebration of music, art and philosophy.

Sung in German with English subtitles.

Production duration: 4 hrs 41 min