Royal Opera House to Screen ‘Das Rheingold’ in Cinemas

By Francisco Salazar
(© 2023 ROH Photo by Monika Rittershaus)

The Royal Opera House is set to present Wagner’s “Das Rheingold” in cinemas in a new production by Barrie Kosky.

The opera will be broadcast live from Covent Garden to approximately 800 cinemas in 18 countries on Sept. 20.

Antonio Pappano conducts an all-star cast that includes Christopher Maltman, Christopher Purves, Sean Panikkar, Marina Prudenskaya, Kiandra Howarth, Wiebke Lehmkuhl, Kostas Smoriginas, Rodrick Dixon, Brenton Ryan, In Sung Sim, Soloman Howard, Katharina Konradi, Niamh O’Sullivan, and Marvic Monreal.

The broadcast will also offer a unique opportunity to experience the rich orchestral arrangements, large-scale sets, stunning costumes and astonishing performances on the big screen, all from the comfort of your local cinema. Encore screenings will run from Sept. 24, 2023.