WOMAN AT POINT ZERO
An opera inspired by Nawal el Saadawi's seminal novel.
Work-in-Progress Performance at LSO St Luke's, London, for Shubbak Festival, 13th July, 2017.
Composer: Bushra El-Turk
Librettist: Sabrina Mahfouz
Director/Choreographer: Maria Koripas
Firdaus (Soprano)/Co-creator: Merit Ariane
Ensemble Zar: Hyelim Kim, Louai Alhenawi, Naomi Sato, Milos Milivojevic, Raphaela Danksagmüller, Carmen Troncoso Traceres
The development phase of Woman at Point Zero was supported by Snape Maltings, Shubbak Festival, Royal Opera House, Abu Dhabi Festival, The Jerwood Foundation, Arts Council England and PRS.
Video by Merass Sadek