• Bryn Terfel as Wotan
    Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera Here's a selection of images from Robert Lepage's new production of Das Rheingold.
  • The Rhinemaidens
    Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera
  • Wendy Bryn Harmer as Freia
    Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera
  • The confrontation between giants and gods in Das Rheingold's second scene
    Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera
  • From left: Adam Diegel (Froh), Dwayne Croft (Donner), Bryn Terfel (Wotan), Stephanie Blythe (Fricka)
    Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera
  • Another image from Scene 2
    Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera
  • Richard Croft (Loge) and Wendy Bryn Harmer (Freia)
    Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera
  • Wotan and Loge descend into Nibelheim
    Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera
  • Nibelheim, the Nibelungs' underground home
    Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera
  • Gerhard Siegel (Mime) and Richard Croft (Loge)
    Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera
  • Eric Owens as Alberich
    Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera
  • Alberich transforms himself into a dragon
    Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera
  • Bryn Terfel (Wotan) and Eric Owens (Alberich)
    Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera
  • A look at the auditorium during rehearsals
    Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera