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Production Blog

19 June 2013

Audience reactions to the opening night performance

Hear what the audience made of our opening night performance of Peter Grimes on Aldeburgh Beach.

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18 June 2013

Grimes on the Beach social media responses

Our storify compilation of twitter activity around the three Grimes in Aldeburgh productions.

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17 June 2013

Christopher Gillett’s Grimes blog - V

Tenor Christopher Gillett's fifth blog from Grimes on the Beach - curtain up!

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13 June 2013

Christopher Gillett’s Grimes blog - IV

Tenor Christopher Gillett's fourth blog entry from Grimes on the Beach, in Aldeburgh, is a lovely gallery of images of set, cast and more...

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10 June 2013

Giselle Allen on playing Ellen Orford at the 2013 Aldeburgh Festival

Giselle Allen talks about playing Ellen Orford at the 2013 Aldeburgh Festival, both in concert performances at Snape Maltings Concert Hall (7 and 9 June) and in the Grimes on the Beach staging on Aldeburgh beach (17, 19, 21 June).

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10 June 2013

Steuart Bedford on conducting Peter Grimes

Steuart Bedford reflects on the enduring qualities of the opera Peter Grimes. Steuart is conducting both concert performances at Snape Maltings Concert Hall (7 and 9 June) and the Grimes on the Beach staging on Aldeburgh beach (17, 19, 21 June).

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