Ten times shockingly banal talk before and after sex. And always afraid that this experience might not be unique: have you been here with someone before? … you remind me of who. – so? To whom? Arthur Schnitzler himself imposed a performance ban on his Ten Dialogues, written in 1920, which was valid until 1982. In 1993 the play was turned into an opera by the Belgian composer Philippe Boesmans and the director Luc Bondy.
Oper Stuttgart, Arte, Opera Europa, Nico and the Navigators