Germany. Six Syrians are part the cast of the newest production by opera company Zukunft Kultur of Giuseppe Verdi’s Don Carlos.

Omar Kodaimi (left), 17, and Koutaiba Al Rahmoon, 20, during the make-up. Omar and Koutaiba are two of six Syrians on the cast of a recent production of Giuseppe Verdi’s Don Carlos by opera company Zukunft Kultur.