Drama, death, and scares in a brilliant new contemporary opera.
W. W. Jacobs was a comedy writer who is remembered for a chilling ghost story. How did it become a contemporary opera?
Five players, a chorus and an orchestra are needed for The Monkey's Paw.
The instruments and inspiration for the music.
The 2016 audio recording of The Monkey's Paw.
The Monkey's Paw Opera has been created by Richard Townhill and Alasdair King.