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Rare Ricordi Poster for Richard Wagner's Parsifal. Bayreuth lifted its monopoly on Parsifal on 1 January 1914. Some opera houses began their performances at midnight between 31 December 1913 and 1 January. The first authorized performance was staged at the Gran Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona: it began at 10:30pm Barcelona time, which was an hour behind Bayreuth. Such was the demand forParsifal that it was presented in more than 50 European opera houses between 1 January and 1 August 1914.