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Peter Hoare


Renowned for his versatility and his musicianship, Peter Hoare has carved his name with his performances of 20th-century and contemporary opera, making his Metropolitan Opera debut as HauptmannWozzeck followed by Šapkin From the House of the Dead. His recent roles at the Royal Opera House include Mortimer Lessons in Love and Violence, Fatty Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny and Dr Caius Falstaff. Much admired by conductors and directors the world over, his repertoire extends to Desportes Die Soldaten, Larry King Anna Nicole and Sharikov The Dog’s Heart. This season’s opera highlights include Steuermann Der fliegende Holländer, Pong Turandot and Triquet Eugene Onegin for the Hamburgische Staatsoper, Governor Candide for Opéra de Lyon, Der Bucklige Die Frau ohne Schatten at the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden, and   

Hauptmann Wozzeck for the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and at the Aix-en-Provence Festival. He also gives concert performances of Wagner’s Siegfried in Munich, Hamburg and Luxembourg with the Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks cond. Sir Simon Rattle.

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Peter Hoare returns to the Royal Opera House

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We are delighted to announce that Peter Hoare sings Hauptmann in Deborah Warner's new staging of Berg's Wozzeck conducted by Antonio Pappano at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. The production opens on 19 May, with further performances on 25, 31 May, 3 & 7 June. Joining Peter in the cast are Christian Gerhaher, Anja Kampe, Brindley Sherratt and Rosie Aldridge.

Peter then goes on to the Aix-en-Provence Festival to round off his 2022-23 season with further performances of the Hauptmann in a production of Wozzeck directed by Simon McBurney under the baton of Sir Simon Rattle.

Visit the Royal Opera House website for more information.

Posted 11/05/2023.