On January 31, Mojca makes a role debut as Claudia in Toshio Hosokawa’s Stilles Meer (Silent Sea) at Staatsoper Hamburg (January 31; February 2 and 7, 2018). The performance marks Mojca’s professional debut at Staatsoper Hamburg, where she once sang as member of the children’s chorus.
Mojca performs as Claudia, a mother mourning the loss of her son and husband following the disastrous events in Fukushima. Toshio Hosokawa’s work contemplates the power of nature and the aftermath of human arrogance, grappling with a mother’s need to comprehend extreme loss.
The production also features Mihoko Fujimura, Bejun Mehta, Jóhann Kristinsson, and Alin Anca. Conductor Kent Nagano leads the Philharmonisches Staatsorchester Hamburg, and Oriza Hirata directs.