Tsoupaki: Fortress Europe
Stadsschouwburg, Amsterdam, 22nd March 2017
Calliope Tsoupaki’s latest opera, Fortress Europe, premiered as spring began taming the winter storms in the Mediterranean. The number of migrants trying to reach Europe by sea is already picking up, as it does every year. Putting their lives in the hands of unscrupulous smugglers, scores of them will drown.
Full review on Opera Today.