Andrew Staples Leads Teatro La Fenice’s ‘Peter Grimes’

By Francisco Salazar

The Teatro La Fenice is set to present a new production of Benjamin Britten’s “Peter Grimes.”

Andrew Staples will lead the production in the title role while Emma Bell will sing the role of Ellen Orford and Mark S. Doss will sing the role of Captain Balstrode.

The cast will be rounded out by Sara Fulgoni, Patricia Westley, Jessica Cale, Cameron Becker, Sion Goronwy, Rosalind Plowright, Eamonn Mulhall, Alex Otterburn, Laurence Meikle, and Pietro Moretti.

Juraj Valcuha will conduct the new production by Paul Curran which will see Costumes and Sets by Gary McCann and light design by Fabio Barettin.

The opera will be presented from June June 24 through July 2, 2022.