„Diskurs Bayreuth“ is the podium of the Bayreuth Festival for premieres, discussions and concerts. In 2020 the programme will be presented online. These include the video performance “The Loop of the Nibelung” by Simon Steen-Andersen, premiered on 28 July, and the series of talks “Hier gilt’s der Kunst – Wagner, Musik und Politik” with Daniel Barenboim, Thea Dorn, Sir András Schiff, Martina Gedeck, Barrie Kosky, Dörte Schmidt, Dieter Grimm as well as Björn Gottstein, Julia Spinola and Bernhard Neuhoff. All videos can be seen until 31 August 2020.
The programme of „Diskurs Bayreuth“ will be accompanied on the Twitter channel of the Bayreuth Festival.