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After careful consideration of the current situation and due to recent announcements by State and Federal Governments restricting mass gatherings, Melbourne Opera wishes to reschedule the August 2020 performances of Das Rheingold at the Regent Theatre to February 2021.

Das Rheingold

Melbourne Opera proudly presents a new production of Wagner’s Das Rheingold – Part One of The Ring of the Nibelung.

Conducted by Anthony Negus. Starring Darren Jeffrey, Hrolfur Saemundsson, James Egglestone, Michael Lapina, Lee Abrahmsen, Roxane Hislop, Steven Gallop and Eddie Muliaumaseali’i. Directed by Suzanne Chaundy.

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