Performed in German (with synchronised Russian supertitles)
Premiere of this production: 25 Dec 2002
The performance has 2 intermissions
Running time: 5 hours 35 minutes
Production concept: Valery Gergiev and George Tsypin
Libretto by Richard Wagner
Siegfried is the third of the four operas that comprise Der Ring des Nibelungen (The Ring of the Nibelung), by Richard Wagner. It received its premiere at the Bayreuth Festspielhaus on 16 August 1876, as part of the first complete performance of The Ring.