The Turn of the Screw is an 1898 horror novella by Henry James. A Gothic fiction ghost story which focuses on a governess who, caring for two children at a remote estate, becomes convinced that the grounds are haunted. One of the scariest stories of all time is making its way to the stage as an immersive, visceral and terrifying experience. The Barn brings its unique style of theatre to a brand new horror story. Come and experience a gripping theatrical exploration of fear, Built By Barn style.

WARNING: Please be advised that this production contains jump scares. The show is unsuitable for anyone under the age of 12. We strongly advise those of a nervous disposition to think very seriously before attending.




Book online or call 01285 648255
Lines open:
10:00am – 5:30pm, Monday – Friday
10:00am – 4:00pm, Saturday


Running time:

 Approx 90 minutes

Age guidance:



See below for ticket pricing and seating plan
General Ticket Prices | From £11.50
Family Offers From £35 (2 adults, 2 children)
Season Offers | See all seven BuiltByBarn shows from £50
Concessions | Available to children under 16, over 65, and members of the Uniformed Public Services.
All tickets and offers can be booked via the Box Office on 01285 648255

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