FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017 file photo, Princess Stephanie of Monaco, center, and the Mayor of Bucharest, Gabriela Firea, right, attend the unveiling of a monument that celebrates circus arts dedicated to her late father, Prince Rainier III of Monaco, in Bucharest, Romania. Romania is gripped by a political soap opera featuring French Open tennis champion Simona Halep, the world famous soprano Angela Gheorghiu and the mayor of Bucharest Gabriela Firea.
FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017 file photo, Princess Stephanie of Monaco, center, and the Mayor of Bucharest, Gabriela Firea, right, attend the unveiling of a monument that celebrates circus arts dedicated to her late father, Prince Rainier III of Monaco, in Bucharest, Romania. Romania is gripped by a political soap opera featuring French Open tennis champion Simona Halep, the world famous soprano Angela Gheorghiu and the mayor of Bucharest Gabriela Firea. Andreea Alexandru, File AP Photo
FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017 file photo, Princess Stephanie of Monaco, center, and the Mayor of Bucharest, Gabriela Firea, right, attend the unveiling of a monument that celebrates circus arts dedicated to her late father, Prince Rainier III of Monaco, in Bucharest, Romania. Romania is gripped by a political soap opera featuring French Open tennis champion Simona Halep, the world famous soprano Angela Gheorghiu and the mayor of Bucharest Gabriela Firea. Andreea Alexandru, File AP Photo

Romanian drama: the mayor, the soprano and the champion

June 14, 2018 01:19 PM