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Turn of the Screw

Britten's Operatic Ghost Story In NYC

AP | By MIKE SILVERMAN | Posted 02.25.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- When it comes to operatic ghost stories, none is more creepily effective than Benjamin Britten's "The Turn of the Screw." The British com...

Ghosts

Tony Woodcock | Posted 03.30.2013 | Entertainment
Tony Woodcock

Why do we love terrifying ourselves? I am sure we've all experienced those spine-tingling moments as a child telling the most frightening stories late at night when parents are asleep.

A 'Moderne' Take on a Ghost Story

David Browning | Posted 07.29.2012 | Arts
David Browning

She and Mr. Leonard left the distinction between fact and fantasy, the boundary between sanity and insanity, deliberately unclear, for the audience to reason for themselves.

Classical Music In 2011: Ape Opera, Gehry In Miami, OWS And More

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 12.23.2011 | Home

To evaluate classical music in 2011 shows us a divided land. One troubling trend shows the continued financial struggles of classical music organizati...

'Turn Of The Screw' Is An Online Hit

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 10.22.2011 | Home

Even if you couldn't make it to England for the Glyndebourne Festival this summer, you can watch a full opera streamed from the site right at home. ...

Opera: Brilliant Turn of the Screw Ends L.A. Season

Marc Porter Zasada | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Marc Porter Zasada

Benjamin Britten's 1954 The Turn of the Screw perfectly captured the ambiguous sexuality and perverse supernaturalism of Henry James' 1898 novel.

From Jane Austen to Henry James: A Writer’s Journey

Paula Marantz Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Paula Marantz Cohen

Jane Austen, with her elegant novelistic structure and unerring wit, was my first teacher. My greatest influence in the realm of ideas was Henry James.