Who needs costumes when you've got cling film?
It's Mad Max Parsifal. From Calixto Bieto's new Stuttgart production (which opens this Sunday, 28 March), here's Parsifal (tenor Andrew Richards) and the flower maidens.
Conductor and Stuttgart boss Manfred Honeck recently told the German press that Richards (who is making his role debut) will be the go-to Parsifal for the next ten years. So no pressure then.
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Mark Munkittrick (2. Gralsritter), Torsten Hofmann (esquire), Hans Kittelmann (esquire), Heinz Göhrig (1. Gralsritter):
Photos © Martin Sigmund