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Britten's Peter Grimes
Britten's Peter Grimes
Opera

Britten's Peter Grimes

New York, NY
John Doyle directs this mysterious, chilling production.
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About Britten's Peter Grimes

A work of subtle beauty, Benjamin Britten’s masterpiece delivers a tragically realistic rendering of the mistrust, misunderstandings, and dark secrets that lurk within even the closest communities. Tenor Allan Clayton, following his 2022 Met debut in the title role of Brett Dean’s Hamlet, takes on another complex protagonist as Peter Grimes, the enigmatic fisherman accused of the death of two apprentices. Nicholas Carter conducts John Doyle’s chilling production, which also features soprano Nicole Car as the empathetic Ellen Orford and baritone Adam Plachetka as the retired captain Balstrode, whose condemnation seals Grimes’s fate.

World premiere: Sadler’s Wells, London, 1945 One of the greatest masterpieces in the English operatic canon, Peter Grimes has been beloved by both audiences and critics since its first performance. Its popularity is due to several factors: an evocative score, a powerful use of chorus and orchestra, and a monumental title role of such dramatic potential that it can be explored over and over again by any tenor prepared to face its challenges.

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Run time

2 hours and 30 minutes

Start date

October 16th, 2022

End date

November 12th, 2022

Genre

Opera

Venue

Metropolitan Opera House

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