Win a double pass to Stephen Fry’s Wagner And Me

15 February, 2011 by IF

Actor and writer Stephen Fry explores his passion for the world's most controversial composer – Richard Wagner.  But Stephen is Jewish and lost family members in the Holocaust, so can he salvage the music he loves from its dark association with anti-Semitism and the Nazis?

Shot on location in Germany, Switzerland and Russia, Wagner & Me includes unique behind-thescenes access to the Bayreuth Festival, the annual extravaganza of Wagner's music held in the composer's own purpose built theatre.


Animated by Stephen Fry's trademark wit and intelligence, and featuring a soundtrack of Wagner's extraordinary music, this is a fantastic introduction to the life and legacy of one of the most important composers ever, and a must-see film for those who already know and love his music.

Wagner & Me with Stephen Fry, directed by Patrick O’Grady, opens nationally – commencing Sydney and Melbourne March 3rd with other states TBA.

Date: Friday 18th February
Venue: The Hayden Orpheum 389 Military Road, NSW
Time: 10.30am
Duration: 89 minutes
Rating: G

To win a double pass to see the film on Friday February 18 at 10.30am (as above), email with your name and address. Names will be left on the door and you will be notified by email.