SAD NEWS | Polish Opera Director & Conductor Ryszard Peryt Has Died

Polish actor, librettist, opera director and conductor Ryszard Peryt has passed away - aged 71

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Polish actor, librettist, opera director and conductor Ryszard Peryt has passed away - aged 71.

Originally trained as an actor, Mr Peryt later went on to serve as Opera Director of the Warsaw Chamber Opera - and as Music Director of the Polish Royal Opera.

“He was a great artist, visionary and an authority … he was a man of incredible erudition and outstanding accomplishments,” Poland’s Culture Minister Piotr Gliński has today said.

Our condolences are with Mr Peryt’s family, friends and colleagues.