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Into the Little Hill/Down by the Greenwood Side archiveA faceless stranger arrives in town and agrees to exterminate its plague of rats; but when the Mayor refuses to pay up, his actions have terrible repercussions. A gripping version of The Pied Piper fable, Into The Little Hill has emerged as one of the most exciting new music theatre works of recent years. The evening also includes another landmark in music theatre: Harrison Birtwistle's boisterous and highly enjoyable Down By The Greenwood Side, a traditional English rural folk tale transported to an urban setting, to a text by Michael Nyman.
Performers Susan Bickley, Claire Booth.
Music George Benjamin. Lyrics Martin Crimp. Music Harrison Birtwistle. Lyrics Michael Nyman. Company Opera Group. Company London Sinfonietta. Producer Royal Opera House. Conductor George Benjamin. Director John Fulljames.

Into the Little Hill/Down by the Greenwood Side

Into the Little Hill/Down by the Greenwood Side (Play) production archive for QTIX code T0504072221. Details of all Into the Little Hill/Down by the Greenwood Side archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S1400559274

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