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About Das Rheingold (Melbourne Opera)
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, Eddie Muliaumaseali'i, Simon Meadows, James Egglestone, Sarah Sweeting, Jason Wasley, Adrian Tamburini, Lee Abrahmsen, Steven Gallop, Michael Lapina, Roxane Hislop, Darcy Carroll and Rheinmaidens Rebecca Rashleigh, Louise Keast and Karen Van Spall.
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 Flying Dutchman’s acclaimed designer Andrew Bailey.
Sung in German with English surtitles.