The Edge of the Sea The Dark of the Sky

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Presented by Black&White Productions

By Suzanne Hawkes

George Crabbe – 18th Century poet
Benjamin Britten - 20th century composer
John Flood – 21st century prisoner

All persecuted – all misunderstood – all connected through the opera Peter Grimes.

A drama exploring the search for tolerance and acceptance in the face of prejudice and injustice.

From the author of In Sickness and in Health (The History of the Bartlet), Thomas Wolsey The Rise and Fall, Giles!, Becoming Orwell and Mr Dickens.

Sponsored by the Britten Pears Foundation

This is an amateur production presented as part of the New Wolsey’s annual Open Season. Find out more by browsing the Creative Learning section of our website.

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