In 2002, an audience member sued the International Dance Festival of Ireland for €38,000 over a performance of the eponymous work Jerome Bel.
Theatre director Elizabeth LeCompte, 70, sounds like she has her arms folded when she first picks up the telephone at her home in New York City.
As an artist, Hiroshi Sugimoto, 66, is best known for his photography works, which radiate an aura of mystery.
An opera about the pitfalls of using science to sculpt a better society, Facing Goya is a bold curtain-raiser to the festival.
Singapore Conference Hall