(l-r) Hanna Schwarz and Erika Sunnegårdh (photo: Michael Cooper)
You’re my obsession
by Shannon Christy
Mrs. Sunnegårdh’s (Salome) voice never fails.
The work has always been controversial for its suggestiveness and its open portrayal of disgust with the ruling class. Mr. Egoyan’s production continued with the tradition of controversy by incorporating a new twist, rape, in a scene which has been completely revisited for this version.
Salome continues to May 22