Salzburg Festival – Maria Stuart: Would Schiller be a Netflix author today?

However, Kušej, who describes himself as “completely old school”, “definitely doesn’t want to tell Maria Stuart the way you imagine it”. The aim is to create an image that shows what a society can be in which men dominate everything. It’s about “power and manipulation, about hostile systems headed by two women. . . The rest is fun in the theater, ”he says. The viewer should be “drawn into a machine of emotions”.