Have you ever been in a bank robbery? It’s not a pleasant experience having a gun pointing at you, right? Well, even those who have not had the pleasure of experiencing these life-changing moments can easily imagine the terror of it. Do you know what all the poor bank customers lying on the floor have in common apart from bone-chilling terror? None of them were expecting to walk into a hostage situation when they entered.
I december förvandlades Sveriges första kärnreaktor 25 meter under KTH till scenen för operan “The Tale of the Great Computing Machine”. Osqledaren var där för att höra mer om arbetet bakom uppsättningen och för att få uppleva en föreställning som kombinerar den klassiska operakonsten med ny teknik på en helt unik plats.
In December, Sweden’s first nuclear reactor 25 meters below KTH transformed into the stage of the opera “The Tale of the Great Computing Machine”. Osqledaren was there to learn more about the work behind the opera and to experience a show combining the classical opera art with new technology in a truly unique place.
Lost baggage, no accommodation, shattering the expectations of an enjoyable "orientation" period were only the start to my Swedish journey. Does this sound familiar? Here is what that hectic shift really looked like for me. No sunshine and rainbows, but a good story to tell.