Sex workers are staging an opera that confronts how you view them
LONDON — In a dressing room littered with towering high heels and black cutout underwear, an actor is getting ready for the evening’s performance, but there’s a big difference between this show and productions in London’s West End — the actor also happens to be a sex worker.
Night after night, a group of sex workers and their friends gather on stage in a fringe theatre in north London, baring their bodies and souls before an audience.
Money is changing hands, but this time, people are paying to hear sex workers’ stories told through the medium of opera. Read more…
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