Peter Grimes

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About the Show Less...

Benjamin Britten's tale of an outsider driven to destruction by his peers. Read More >

Intolerance and prejudice are the reality of the merciless and judgmental community of Peter Grimes. The tale of the outsider driven to destruction by his own failures and condemned by the prejudice and hostility of those around him provoked one of the most human of all 20th-century operas.

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Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 03/07/2004

Closing Night: 16/07/2004

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Cast & Creative


Ben Heppner, Alan Opie, Jonathan Veira, Matthew Best, Quentin Hayes, Brian Galliford, Ian Caley, Anne Collins, Ailish Tynan, Helen Williams, Sarah Walker


Director - Willy Decker

Producer - La Monnaie

Designer - John Macfarlane

Conductor - Antonio Pappano

Lighting Designer - Max Keller

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