Benjamin Britten

The Turn of the Screw (Glyndebourne Tour)

Jonathan Kent's peerless production of Britten's ghost opera, impeccably revived

Penelope Wilton, Juliet Stevenson, Harriet Walter and Roger Allam tell Winter's Tales
By Editorial Staff

The actors will give readings in the candlelit Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

Michael Coveney at Edinburgh: Festival stunned by Ian Bostridge and a death camp masterpiece

Our chief critic continues his exploration of this year's record-breaking EIF

The Turn of the Screw (Holland Park)

Benjamin Britten's ghost opera brings shivers to a warm summer evening

Britten in the Park - a company first

Opera Holland Park stages The Turn of the Screw alongside its customary Puccini and Bellini

Owen Wingrave (Maltings, Snape)

Britten's opera of conscientious objection is the headline offering at this year's Aldeburgh Festival

Paul Bunyan (ETO)

Another rarity from English Touring Opera as Benjamin Britten's first stage work heads out on tour

The Prince of the Pagodas - Birmingham Royal Ballet (Salford)
By Kristy Sott

Kristy Stott reviews Birmingham Royal Ballet's latest piece at the Lowry and finds that it's flawless

BRB bring Prince of the Pagodas to Lowry, 30 Jan

Benjamin Britten's only commissioned ballet, The Prince of The Pagodas, is to be staged at the Lowry by Birmingham Royal Ballet

Britten's Got Talent (Ipswich)

The title of this new piece from Allegra Productions, showcasing at the New Wolsey Theatre Studio in Ipswich, is something of a double entendre