The Turn of the Screw (2019)
Starting at $20
Starting at $20
- Presented by: CU Boulder College of Music
- Venue: Music Theatre (N1B95)
- Imig Music Building, 1020 18th St, Boulder, CO 80302
“[Eklund Opera Director] Leigh Holman has achieved such heights in her tenure that it seems almost unthinkable that she could reach a new level of excellence.” ~Kelly Dean Hansen, Daily Camera
Benjamin Britten’s 20th-century English chamber opera—replete with both tonality and dissonance—is something of a horror story, based on Henry James’ disturbing novella of the same name. A young governess is terrorized by suspicious apparitions in a classic tale of the end of innocence, the struggle between good and evil … and supernatural realms.
"The Turn of the Screw" is presented by the Eklund Opera Program. With lavish scenery and spine-tingling musicianship in CU's intimate Music Theatre, join Eklund Opera for a show you will be talking about all year.
Performance dates and times:
Thursday, April 25, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, April 26, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 27, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, April 28, 2 p.m.
Buying options: Discounts for groups, youth, seniors, students, CU employees and season ticket orders. Learn more
Please note: This production explores themes of physical and sexual abuse.
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