Das Rheingold

Melbourne Opera proudly presents a brand new production of Wagner’s Das Rheingold – Part One of The Ring of the Nibelung.  The first independent production of The Ring in Australia since 1913.

Production Details

Dates:
February 3, 5, 7th, 2021.
Venues:
Regent Theatre, Melbourne.
Running Time:
TBA

Composer: Richard Wagner
Conductor: Anthony Negus & David Kram
Director: Suzanne Chaundy
Starring: Warwick Fyfe, Eddie Muliaumaseali’i, Simon Meadows, James Egglestone, Jason Wasley, Darcy Carroll, Sarah Sweeting, Adrian Tamburini, Lee Abrahmsen, Steven Gallop, Michael Lapina, Roxane Hislop; and Rheinmaidens Rebecca Rashleigh, Louise Keast & Karen Van Spall.

 Melbourne Opera continues its Wagner cycle with a new production of the first of his Das Ring des Nibelungen operas, Das Rheingold, at the Regent Theatre.

Eminent international Wagnerian Maestro Anthony Negus returns to conduct, after his great successes of Tristan and Isolde (for which he won the 2018 Green Room Conducting Award) and The Flying Dutchman, leading a superb all-Australian cast featuring Warwick Fyfe, Simon Meadows, James Egglestone, Lee Abrahmsen and Roxane Hislop, and Eddie Muliaumaseali’i, and many more.

MO’s recent productions of Norma, The Flying Dutchman, Rossini’s Otello, Tristan and Isolde, Lohengrin, Tannhäuser and Rienzi have all received critical and popular acclaim.  This new production is directed by Suzanne Chaundy and designed by Andrew Bailey, the acclaimed designer of the Flying Dutchman.

Sung in German with English surtitles.

Dates and Tickets

February 3

Regent Theatre

February 5

Regent Theatre

February 7

Regent Theatre

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