About the Show/Event
Information for The Turn of the Screw at Royal Opera House, West End (Opera or Operetta). Based upon Henry James' ghost tale. A young governess is despatched to the country to take charge of two small children by their distant uncle. Her charges appear to be the very picture of "deep sweet serenity" but there are sinister forces at work and her idyll is soon to be destroyed by terror. Sung in English
Music Benjamin Britten. Lyrics Myfanwy Piper. Producer Royal Opera. Author Natalie Abrahami. Author Michael Levine. Director Natalie Abrahami. Design Michael Levine.