employees of the Los Angeles Opera house , directed by Plácido Domingo since 2003, they received an invitation for that, if you wish, you can share your experiences with the ongoing investigation of accusations of sexual abuse against the tenor, announced today the Los Angeles Times.
according To this publication, the lawyer Debra Wong Yang, who is leading the internal investigation carried out by the institution, sent an email to the employees to be submitted and invite those who want to may require an interview with her.
"As part of our research we intend to talk with many employees and contractors , past and present , of the Los Angeles Opera house", says the message sent on Monday.
"while we may contact you directly to request an interview, it is very important to us that anyone who wants to talk have the opportunity to do so," said the attorney, of the law firm Gibson, Dunn & Crutche.
According to the journal, the cultural organization prohibit "any type of retaliation" against individuals who "participate in good faith"."Campaign of denigration"
Efe has been in contact with the Los Angeles Opera house, which referred the query to the team of Wong Yang, although the latter has also shared the progress of the investigation.
For their part, the representatives of Sunday referred to the same words that they shared a couple of weeks ago when a dozen women, who claim to have worked with the Spanish tenor, the publicly accused adding to the other ten that had done days before.
"The current campaign (...) to denigrate Plácido Domingo is not only inaccurate, but c ontraria ethics . These new allegations are full of inconsistencies and, as in the first story, simply incorrect in many ways," said then his spokeswoman, Nancy Seltzer, who did not want to make more comments for the ongoing investigation.
Precisely, this new communication came after last Saturday, the Los Angeles Opera house opened its new season with the show "La Bohème", by Giacomo Puccini , that there was no trace nor explicit references Sunday, but neither protests were organized.
The next meeting of the tenor is the 25th September at the Metropolitan Opera in New York , an institution that is awaiting the results of the research on the behavior of Sunday to make a decision on your presence in the programming.Updated Date: 18 September 2019, 17:00