John Browne is an Irish composer working in theatre, opera, and specialising in choral work. Operas include BABETTE’S FEAST and DEMON JUICE for the Royal Opera House, and MIDNIGHT'S CHILDREN and THE EARLY EARTH OPERAS for English National Opera. Recent choral work includes music for Westminster Abbey, Choir of King’s College London, Southbank Centre and the band Elbow. Theatre work includes creating THE MOTHER’S RING a music-theatre piece with survivors of the genocide in Rwanda. In the past three years, THE EVENTS, written by David Greig and directed by Ramin Gray, has toured extensively worldwide, and John has just completed work on the team’s second collaboration, THE SUPPLIANT WOMEN, which opened to critical acclaim in October 2016.