EVA is a spoken opera based on a book by Carry van Bruggen. A truly candid and poetic novel of early feministic Dutch literature about the spiritual and sexual development of a young Jewish woman in the conservative Netherlands.
EVA is a project of Studio Minailo in collaboration with writer Gaea Schoeters and composer Annelies Van Parys.
With music by Ragazze Quartet, narrated by Leny Breederveld, Jade Olieberg, Nastaran Razawi Khorasani, Stefanie Janssen, Funda Müjde, Mira Helmer, Helen Kamperveen and Claron McFadden.
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Episode # 4: “Meeting” with the voice of Stefanie Janssen.
In this episode Eve’s Questions, Findings and Feelings bombard her continuously: the escapade of the school principal with the red-haired Joop, Herman who lures her into his garden and for the first time she visits a concert, the gaze of an older man -gives her life a completely different twist.
The sound of violins, more beautiful than the most beautiful light!