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— May 2024

Opus : 84 / Type d'œuvre : Pour voix et instrument(s)

(now part of the next work, The Detention Trilogy)

Several groups come together here: secondary school pupils, high school students and university students, giving the characters multiple faces. The stories converge to the prison, and more specifically, the visiting room where the final confrontation will take place, as part of restorative justice.

Creation of the work was cancelled in May 2020 because of the COVID pandemic.

Difficulty rating: medium

David Dumortier, Michel Azama, Thierry Machuel (based on victims’ testimonies)

Young actresses, young singers, mezzo narrator, saxophone, 2 accordions, cymbalum, viola and piano

Duration: 40 mins approx.