Oslo

Peter has just finished a run of  the NT production of ‘Oslo’ at The Harold Pinter Theatre in London.  He was recently nominated for an Olivier Award for Best Supporting Actor In A Play.  He was also awarded the Clarence Derwent prize for his  portrayal of Ahmed Qurie.

Oslo finished its sell-out run at The Harold Pinter Theatre on 30th December 2017. Peter played the role of former Palestinian Prime Minister and chief Palestinian negotiator of the Oslo Accords, Ahmed Qurie. He is nominated in this years Olivier Awards for his performance in Oslo.

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

Toby Stephens, Lydia Leonard and Philip Arditti also played 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.

 

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