Mozart’s brothel opera goes topless for Turkeymain
You may recall that Turkish opera and ballet imposed a strict cover-up dress code a few weeks back.
Here’s a rapid response from Opera Erfurt in Germany.
The scene looks like a protest at the country’s creeping islamisation, the more so when the director of this production is Professor Yekta Kara, artistic director at Istanbul state opera and ballet.
Good for her.
The opera is, of course, Die Entführung aus dem Serail. Review here.