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The Turn of the Screw Tickets

Immerse yourself in the chilling world of Benjamin Britten's The Turn of the Screw. Experience a haunting opera of suspense, mystery, and hidden secrets at the London Coliseum.

Why watch Turn of the Screw

Don't miss your chance to experience Benjamin Britten's spine-chilling opera, Turn of the Screw, at the London Coliseum. The eerie score and unnerving storyline, adapted from the award-winning book by Henry James, will keep you on the edge of your seat. Directed by the talented Isabelle Bywater, this haunting opera promises to be a captivating and chilling experience. The opera's inspiration has led to critically acclaimed stage plays and films, further proving its timeless allure. Book your Turn of the Screw opera tickets now for an unforgettable night of suspense and mystery.

The story

The Turn of the Screw is a haunting opera that follows an inexperienced governess tasked with taking care of two young orphans in a bleak country house. As she navigates through the eerie silence of the house, she begins to suspect that the children are not as innocent as they seem. Is her imagination playing tricks on her, or is something sinister lurking in the shadows? Unravel the mystery with your Turn of the Screw opera tickets.

Great for

Fans of thrillers | Opera enthusiasts | Lovers of classic literature

Cancellation policy

These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Show details

Genre: Opera

Audience: Suitable for 12+

Theater name: London Coliseum

Theater capacity: 2359

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Theater facilities: Toilets, Bar

Theater accessibility: Accessible toilets, assistance dogs are allowed, wheelchair spaces are available, access performances, visual & hearing assistance

Dress code: Smart casual

Cast & crew

Leading roles: Ailish Tynan as Governess, Gweneth Ann Rand as Mrs Grose and Eleanor Dennis as Miss Jessel

Director: Isabella Bywater

Conductor: Duncan Ward and Charlotte Corderoy

Lighting Designer: Paul Anderson

Additional tips

  • Most theaters are air-conditioned year-round, so it can get a bit chilly. Bring a light jacket just in case.
  • You will receive an email with your The Turn of the Screw voucher. Please display the same on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID.
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