New York City Opera's The Turn of the Screw - Brooklyn Academy of Music



Date: 02/24/13 through 03/02/13
Ages: All
Address:
30 Lafayette Ave. - 718-636-4100
Fort Greene, NY 11217
www.bam.org

Description: New York City Opera marks British composer Benjamin Britten's centennial with a new production of his contemporary 1954 chamber opera, set in the early 1980s and directed by Sam Buntrock (Sunday in the Park with George, Broadway). Based on a ghost story by Henry James, The Turn of the Screw is described by Buntrock as a contemporary horror story in which "chilling events unravel a mysterious building's terrifying past, pushing the boundaries between sanity and the supernatural."