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Henry James' chilling ghost story takes the stage in this adaptation by by Jeffrey Hatcher. In The Turn of the Screw, an impressionable young woman is hired by a wealthy older man to look after two orphaned children at a remote country estate on the condition that she is forbidden to contact the man under any circumstances. As the governess settles into the lonely home, she begins to experience a series of unexplained events which lead her to believe that the children are being haunted and in grave danger. But is the danger real or imagined?

Show Details

  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:Everyman Theatre, Washington, DC