Why should you join us?

Members of the Wagner Society of Washington DC enjoy a host of benefits, including:

  • Free admission to WSWDC monthly programs
  • Tickets and trips to Wagnerian operas, backstage tours, and cast parties
  • Opportunity for Bayreuth tickets (when available)
  • A voice in the type of programs you would like to see and hear
  • Opportunities to help organize programs and Society events
  • Lectures, panels, symposia, and workshops with Wagner experts
  • Video showings and discussion groups about Wagner's operas
  • Periodic newsletters and advance information about area Wagner events
  • Discounts on books and materials offered by the Wagner Society of New York
  • Gemütlichkeit!

Members in the Meistersingers' Guild, Pilgims' Chorus, Golden Ring, Sponsor, Donor, and Patron categories also receive:

  • Priority reservations for Bayreuth tickets (when available) and other ticketed Wagner Society programs
  • Priority lodge accommodations at the Wildnis weekend
  • A copy of Professor Heath Lees' 4-DVD set, Wagner's Ring: A Tale Told in Music.

How do you join WSWDC or renew your membership?

Choose a membership level from the dropdown menu below, and then click the [Join] button to proceed through our secure online payment process, hosted by PayPal. Members at the premium levels (Patron and above) may receive Wagner's Ring: A Tale told in Music, featuring commentary by Professor Heath Lees. Please indicate if interested.
Young people (age 28 and under) and students may join at the special rate of $10. Enter "Youth/Student" in the Additional Contribution field and "$10.00" under Total Amount. 

Membership Level

Copy of Heath Lees 4-DVD set

Additional Contribution
Total Amount

NOTE: To pay for your membership by check instead, print and fill out our WSWDC Membership Form and mail it with your check to the address below. (Note: Registered PayPal users can also use the [Join] button above to pay using funds from their bank account.)

The Wagner Society of Washington DC
P.O. Box 58213
Washington DC 20037

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