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Peter Hall
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Born in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Born on 22nd of November 1930

Born 1930 - English theatre, opera and film director.

A British theatre director of the London Arts Theatre (1955-56), The International Playwrights Theatre (1957) and most notably the Royal Shakespeare Company with productions such as War of The Roses trilogy (1963) and Harold Pinterís The Homecoming (1965). As director of Covent Garden Opera he produced The Magic Flute (1966), Tristan and Isolde (1971) and Midsummer Nightís Dream (1981). He was knighted in 1977.

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