British Youth Opera — Owen Wingrave

3 - 10 Sep

Archived Show
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The Peacock

Peacock Theatre, Portugal Street, Holborn, WC2A 2HT

 

By Benjamin Britten
Libretto by Myfanwy Piper, after a short story by Henry James.

The Wingrave family believe Owen’s duty is to become a soldier, just like his forebears. Owen thinks otherwise and decides to resist this social pressure, with consequences that are tragic for both himself and his family.

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The Peacock

Peacock Theatre, Portugal Street, Holborn, WC2A 2HT