6.2.-9.2.2019 – National Opera

How violence develops and where it can lead?

Violences is a provocative world premiere that brings together two distinct works: Hans Werner Henze’s instrumental music to the film Katharina Blum and Juha T. Koskinen’s multilingual music theatre work Ophelia/Tiefsee, which is based on several literary representations of Ophelia. Directed by Aleksi Barrière and conducted by Clément Mao-Takacs, the performance by music theatre group La Chambre aux échos presents new ways to tell the stories that we usually keep quiet about.

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