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Turn of the Screw • Benjamin Britten

  • Wave Hill WEST 249TH STREET AND INDEPENDENCE AVENUE BRONX, NY 10471 United States (map)

AME is the orchestra for On Site Opera at Wave Hill in the Bronx with a production of The Turn of the Screw, an opera by Benjamin Britten.

AME Artists
Flute: Sato Moughalian  |  Oboe: Keve Wilson  |  Clarinet: Pascal Archer
Bassoon: Charles McCracken  |  Horn: Kyle Hoyt 
Percussion: Clara Warnaar | Harp: Katherine Andrews
Violins: Max Moston, Victoria Paterson | Viola: Philip Payton  |  Cello: Dave Eggar | Bass: Roger Wagner


Turn of the Screw: A governess arrives at a remote country estate to care for two children. Alone and anxious, the Governess begins to feel that the grounds might be haunted and that the malevolent spirits are targeting the children in her charge.

Join AME & On Site Opera on the breathtaking grounds of Wave Hill for an immersive production of Britten’s gothic masterpiece. The drama will unfold in several locations around the grounds, both indoors in the stately rooms of Wave Hill House and outdoors overlooking sweeping views of the Hudson River. Audiences will be asked to stand and walk intermittently for approximately the first 30 minutes of the production.

Co-produced with Wave Hill.

Tickets are sold-out from On Site Opera’s season pre-sale.