The Monkey's Paw

Drama, death, and scares in a brilliant new contemporary opera.

The Story

W. W. Jacobs was a comedy writer who is remembered for a chilling ghost story. How did it become a contemporary opera?

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The Cast

Five players, a chorus and an orchestra are needed for The Monkey's Paw.

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The Music

The instruments and inspiration for the music.

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The Recording

The 2016 audio recording of The Monkey's Paw.

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About Us

The Monkey's Paw Opera has been created by Richard Townhill and Alasdair King.

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