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image for Live Entertainment item typeTurn of the Screw at Devonshire Park Theatre

Theatre Performance, Tue 15 - Sat 19 May 2018

Turn of the Screw

Turn of the Screw

Contact

Box Office

01323 412000

Address

Compton Street,
Eastbourne,
East Sussex,
BN21 4BW

Details

"I don’t save or shield them. It’s as bad as I feared – they’re lost.”

Produced by Dermot McLaughlin Productions with The Mercury Theatre Colchester and Wolverhampton Grand Theatre.
Written by Tim Luscombe
Directed by Daniel Buckroyd

1840. A young governess agrees to look after two orphaned children in Bly, a seemingly idyllic country house. But shortly after her arrival, she realises that they are not alone. There are others – the ghosts of Bly’s troubled past. The Governess will risk everything to keep the children safe, even if it means giving herself up to The Others. Years later, confronted by the past she is compelled to account for what actually happened to her and the innocents under her protection.

This dynamic, thrilling adaptation of Henry James’ much-loved and genre defining classic ghost story Turn of the Screw lets you draw your own conclusions about the events at Bly and where guilt resides.

The original inspiration for Susan Hill’s The Woman in Black and numerous films, Turn of the Screw is thought provoking, moving and above all terrifying, stylish, edge of your seat theatre!



Contains scenes of mild peril. Recommended ages 14+

Approximate running time 2 hours including interval

Audio described performance Fri 7.45pm & Sat 2.30pm

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Tue 15 - Sat 19 May 2018
Tue - Sat 7.45pm
Wed & Sat 2.30pm

Tue - Thu 7.45pm £18 - £23.50
Fri & Sat 7.45pm £18 - £25.50
Wed 2.30pm £19
Sat 2.30pm £19 - £21

Concessions £1.50 off (7.45pm only)
Students & Under 16s £9
Under 25s £10
Groups buy over 10 tickets get 10% off (7.45pm only)

Friends of the Devonshire Park Theatre 25% off (First 2 nights only)

Prices inclusive £1 per ticket booking fee

Events at this Venue

date event
Tue 24 - Sat 28 Apr The Importance Of Being Earnest
Wed 2 May Wuthering Heights: The Music of Kate Bush
Fri 4 - Mon 7 May Faithful in a Changing World
Sun 6 May Lou Fellingham Live
Thu 10 - Sun 13 May The Yeomen of the Guard
Tue 15 - Sat 19 May Turn of the Screw

Location

Directions

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Map reference: OA 612846  Lat: 50.76338 Long: 0.28511

Located just yards from the seafront Wish Tower area and 10 minutes walk from the railway station. Follow theatre signs. The theatre has a pay and display car park in College Road (free of charge in evenings). There's also a limited amount of free on street parking.

Parking: free

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Eastbourne station

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups