Oslo

Peter is currently performing at The National’s Lyttleton Theatre in the Broadway transfer of Oslo until 23rd September. 

Peter is playing the role of former Palestinian Prime Minister and chief Palestinian negotiator of the Oslo Accords, Ahmed Qurie.

PP as Ahmed Qurie and Nabil Elouahabi as Hassan Asfour
PP as Ahmed Qurie and Nabil Elouahabi as Hassan Asfour

The production will then head off to The Harold Pinter for a three month run after completing its short run at The Lyttleton.
Toby Stephens, Lydia Leonard and Philip Arditti also play leading roles. The full cast can be seen here.

PP as Ahmed Qurie
PP as Ahmed Qurie

In 1993, in front of the world’s press, the leaders of Israel and Palestine shook hands on the lawn of the White House. Few watching would have guessed that the negotiations leading up to this iconic moment started secretly in a castle in the middle of a forest outside Oslo.

Oslo Company
Oslo Company

Oslo tells the true story of two maverick Norwegian diplomats who coordinated top secret talks and inspired seemingly impossible friendships. Their quiet heroics led to the groundbreaking Oslo Peace Accords.

Lydia Leonard (Mona Juul) and Toby Stephens (Terje Rod-Larsen)
Lydia Leonard (Mona Juul) and Toby Stephens (Terje Rod-Larsen)

Photo Credit: Brinkhoff Mögenburg

Bartlett Sher’s acclaimed production of this new play by J.T. Rogers(Blood & GiftsThe Overwhelming, NT) sets a deeply personal story against an epic historical landscape.

This darkly funny political thriller is at the National Theatre following a sell-out run in New York, prior to a West End run beginning in October.

The Lincoln CentrE TheatrE production
a new play by J.T. Rogers
From 5 to 23 September

Director – Bartlett Sher

Set Designer – Michael Yeargan

Costume Designer – Catherine Zuber

Lighting Designer – Donald Holder

Sound Designer – Peter John Still

Projections – 59 Productions

 

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