UCI Opera and UCI Symphony: The Turn of the Screw
UCI Opera and UCI Symphony Present
The Turn of the Screw
Benjamin Britten, composer
Myfanwy Piper, libretto
Adapted from the novel by Henry James
Darryl Taylor, artistic director
Geoffrey Pope, conductor
Yuliya Minina, assistant music director
Stage director TBD
May 11-12, 2024
Experience the chilling suspense of The Turn of the Screw, a haunting two-act opera based on Henry James' classic novella. Opera at UCI’s production follows the enigmatic Governess as she confronts malevolent spirits in a grand estate, navigating a world where reality and the supernatural intertwine. Prepare for a captivating, unforgettable journey into psychological terror.
Approx. running time 2.5 hours
Generous support is provided by the Opera Guild and Marjorie & Rawlins Endowed Fund.
Evening: May 11 at 8 p.m.
Matinee: May 12 at 2 p.m.
General Admission: $21
Groups 10+: $18
Senior Age 62+: $18
UCI Faculty, Alumni, Staff, Emeriti and Retirees: $18
Arts Packages (3+ events): $16
Students & Youth Age 17/Below: $8
|Discounted Advance Pre-Paid Parking Permits
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