25 March 2016, Michael Cooper, The New York Times
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A New Breed of Opera Diva: Sheep

"The Armory production, which originated at the Ruhrtriennale in Germany in 2014, is directed by Mr. Goebbels, who said that he had decided to use the sheep as part of his effort to “build a space onstage in which the imagination of the audience can take place.” “I’m not interested in circus, and taming, and animals doing things that they were not meant to do,” he said, describing his first meeting with the original woolly interpreters at a rehearsal in Germany as one of the most beautiful moments in his life as a director. “I just wanted animals to do what they do. It’s very poetic, and unpredictable. You never know what they’re doing next.”

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