Glyndebourne The Rape of Lucretia

Glyndebourne Tour 2013


Friday 6 December 2013 Download Calendar

The Lyric


2013 marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of Benjamin Britten. To celebrate this, the tour includes a new production of his masterpiece, The Rape of Lucretia.

Given its world premiere at Glyndebourne in 1946, this new production will be directed by the acclaimed actress and director, Fiona Shaw.

This is opera and its most nakedly powerful

★★★★★ The Daily Telegraph

This may be a deeply unsettling evening but it’s a richly rewarding one too

The Stage

VIP packages are available at £200 through the Box Office. Please click here for more information.

Free pre-performance talk: Friday 6th December, 6.15pm – 6.45pm in the Athenaeum (ticketed through the Box Office).