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    • 7:30 pm
      5/25/2021
    • UIS Performing Arts Center

    • All Day
      6/1/2021 - 6/15/2021

    Based on Henry James’ novel of the same name, The Turn of the Screw is a classic ghost story that touches on contemporary issues, including the loss of innocence amidst situations of anarchy. When premiered in 1954, the work’s disturbing nature was a novelty in the opera world, and it continues to be one of the most popular and frequently performed operas in English.