May 22, 2018 · Siegfried Wagner's Homosexual Circle Siegfried Wagner (1869-1930), son of the great German opera composer Richard Wagner (father and son in photo at right), displayed a feminine demeanor while growing up and was greatly attached to his mother. During his student days he often dressed up as a ballerina, and he had affairs with several of his Author: Terry. Richard Wagner's great opera cycles might not exist were it not for the support of his patron Ludwig II, King of Bavaria (1845–86). His enormous fairy-tale castles, Teutonic, neo-gothic and oriental versions of Versailles which virtually bankrupted the country, were the grand opera sets made flesh.
REVEALED! The senses shattering truth behind ROBERT WAGNER’s gay “mentor”!. IN Wagner’s autobiography “Pieces of My Heart” Wagner boasted of his many love affairs yet expressed surprise that his mentor during his 20 th Century Fox years, CLIFTON WEBB had never made a pass at him.Author: Dsiegel. Nov 29, 2013 · This commission turned into the first sympathetic portrait of Wagner as queer: the book Richard Wagner and Homosexuality. While they both did acknowledge that Wagner’s sexual inclinations was straight, they still saw his “feminine traits” as being akin to homosexuality. 9 Fuchs called Wagner “homosexual in spirit.” 10Author: Ramcduff.
Aug 15, 2019 · Wagner wasn't gay. Ludwig II was fascinating person on his own account. His relationship with Wagner was result of his whole personality and way he lived - he loved art and beauty and supported it from his important position. He also loved Wagner and his music - I think it was Lohengrin that he heard first and fell in love. Interview with Kevin Clarke: Siegfried Wagner's homosexuality and its influences on Wagner performance history and the Bayreuth Festival. By Sam Goodyear. Dr. Kevin Clarke is the curator of an exhibition on the life, and in particular the sexuality, of Siegfried Wagner that runs until 26th June at the Schwules Museum Berlin. I sent Dr. Clarke a.