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Turn of the Screw - Nashville Opera


  • Noah Liff Opera Center 3622 Redmon Street Nashville, TN, 37209 United States (map)
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Taken from nashvilleopera.org

Hired by a mysterious guardian, a young governess travels to an isolated English estate to care for two orphaned children. Once she arrives, she slowly begins to feel that things may not be what they appear. Is there something sinister afoot? Could it be the supernatural? Or is it simply the product of her overactive imagination? Britten’s seductive, luminous score builds delicious tension to create one of opera’s greatest ghost stories.

Music by Benjamin Britten
Based on the novella by Henry James

Directed by John Hoomes
Conducted by Dean Williamson
Featuring the Nashville Opera Orchestra
Sung in English with projected English titles

Running Time: 2 hours, 5 minutes
Act I - 55 minutes, Intermission - 20 minutes, Act II - 50 minutes

FRI, JAN 24, 2020  |   8 PM
SAT, JAN 25, 2020  |   8 PM
SUN, JAN 26, 2020  |   4 PM
Noah Liff Opera Center

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