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About this show

Peter Grimes is under investigation for unthinkable transgressions, yet Benjamin Britten's probing exploration of the nature of guilt and judgment implicates an entire fishing village. Director John Doyle, a Tony Award winner for his interpretation of Sondheim's Sweeney Todd, makes his Met debut answering the challenges of this modern masterpiece.

Show Details

  • Running Time:3hr 15min
  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:Metropolitan Opera, Off-Broadway

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