is a site-specific opera project and deals with the content of leaving one's home, the dawn of a new, related doubts and difficulties, the meeting of different cultures and the longing for the old country, based on Purcell's Dido and Aeneas and interviews with migrants.

cconcept & director Kirsten Schötteldreier performers & co-creators Henri Bakker, Dean Bowen, Steven van Gils, Fred van Groninen, Dieke van Hoften, Elise Lorraine, Monique Neefjes, Claudio Ritfeld, Kirsten Schötteldreier, Birgit Wieger, Henk Zwart musicians Alexander Kouznetsov, Sven Weyens choreographic adviser Susanne Marx text Anna Rottier, Claudio Ritfeld