‘The Ecstasy of Tristan and Isolde’ with the Cleveland Orchestra

What: “The Ecstasy of Tristan and Isolde,” a special two-week festival of concerts from the Cleveland Orchestra and Music Director Franz Welser-Möst.

Where: Severance Hall, 11001 Euclid Ave., Cleveland.

When: “Tristan and Isolde” will be performed at 6 p.m. April 21 and 26 and at 3 p.m. April 29. Additional festival programs include “Turangalîla” at 7:30 p.m. April 25; “Divine Ecstasy” at 8 p.m. April 28; and a special film presentation of “Melancholia” at 6:30 p.m. April 22 at Cinematheque at The Cleveland Institute of Art.

Why you should go: Details from a Cleveland Orchestra email:

In a special two-week series of concerts revolving around performances of Wagner’s Romantic opera Tristan and Isolde, Franz Welser-Möst explores the depths and wonder of ecstasy — in a journey toward transcendence and understanding, through music, art, and belief. This festival is part of the Orchestra’s historic 100th season and the 16th year of the Orchestra’s acclaimed partnership with Franz Welser-Möst.

How to get more information: Visit www.clevelandorchestra.com/Tickets/Tristan-Festival

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