Previewed 22 June 2018, Opened 25 June 2018, Closed 30 June 2018 at the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre in London
Regent's Park Open Air Theatre, in association with English National Opera presents Benjamin Britten's The Turn of the Screw in London for a strictly limited season
The story of unearthly encounters at a remote country house, and of a young governess desperate to protect her children, finds chilling new levels of suspense in this unique outdoor production at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre.
Director Timothy Sheader and members of the ENO orchestra, conducted by ENO Mackerras Fellow Toby Purser, bring their award-winning skills to Britten's masterly reworking of Henry James' classic novella.
The cast features Elgan Llyr Thomas / William Morgan as 'Peter Quint', Rhian Lois / Anita Watson as 'Governess', Janis Kelly / Sarah Pring as 'Mrs Grose' and Nadine Livingston / Rachael Lloyd as 'Miss Jessel'. Directed by Timothy Sheader with designs by Soutra Gilmour, lighting by Jon Clark and conducted by Toby Purser. Music by Benjamin Britten with libretto by Myfanway Piper after a story by Henry James.
The Turn of the Screw in London at the Open Air Theatre in Regent's Park public previews from 22 June 2018, opens on 25 June 2018 and closes on 30 June 2018