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The Princeton Festival Presents Benjamin Britten’s Peter Grimes

June 18, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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Saturday June 18 at 8pm, Thursday June 23 at 7:30pm and Sunday June 26 at 3pm
$30 - $140

Peter Grimes, Benjamin Britten’s first full-scale opera, is quite simply, a masterpiece: an opera of immense dramatic force communicated through powerful and evocative music. Its story explores themes of alienation and the fate of the antihero by pitting a conflicted dreamer against a village that rejects and persecutes him. Like many other great operas it is a tragedy, yet audiences find it uniquely satisfying due to the haunting beauty of its music and its insight into the human psyche.

Details

Date:
June 18, 2016
Time:
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cost:
$30 - $140
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Website:
http://princetonfestival.org/event/2016-opera/

Venue

Matthews Theater at McCarter Theater Center
91 University Pl.
Princeton, NJ 08544 United States

Organizer

The Princeton Festival
Phone:
609.258.2787
Email:
info@princetonfestival.org
Website:
www.princetonfestival.org
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