Auckland: Two Opera Sub

(Multiple Venues) : 18/10/19 - 23/10/19

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Auckland: Two Opera Sub

THE BARBER OF SEVILLE
THE TURN OF THE SCREW
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The Turn of the Screw: Auckland Friday, 18 October, 2019 7:30p.m. - Wednesday, 23 October, 2019 7:30p.m.   ·   More Info »
The Turn of the Screw: Auckland

A chilling ghost story, saturated with menace. Benjamin Britten’s haunting operatic version of Henry James’s famous novella The Turn of the Screw. A young governess arrives at a remote country house to care for two children with only written instructions from their guardian, who advises not to disturb him. Before long a tapestry is woven of obsession, sexual awakening and the destruction of childhood. A narrative just ambivalent enough for us to project upon it our own fears.