Pierre Audi: Wagner’s Ring

Pierre Audi (© Operaballet.nl)

In this unedited interview, Robert Green talks at length with Pierre Audi, artistic director of the Netherlands Opera, about the staging of the Wagner’s Ring cycle, why he wanted to stage it, how he interprets the four operas, how he visualised his ideas, the role of the orchestras and the demands of the huge work on the performers.

Interviewer: Robert Green

Recorded: November 7, 1988