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PostPosted: Thu May 09, 2013 11:28 am    Post subject: Nazi-themed Wagner opera cancelled... Reply with quote

... in Germany.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-22461400

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The Rheinoper, based in Dusseldorf, said some of the audience had to seek medical help following early performances of Tannhauser.

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PostPosted: Thu May 09, 2013 11:29 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Opera is shit anyway, all that yodelling and wailing.
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PostPosted: Thu May 09, 2013 3:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Further proof that Europeans are tasteless and have forgotten how to do opera. Now only the Americans can stage opera worth seeing.
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PostPosted: Thu May 09, 2013 3:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

sikpuppy wrote:
Opera is shit anyway, all that yodelling and wailing.

Your opinion is invalid.
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PostPosted: Thu May 09, 2013 3:27 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

dmitchell wrote:
sikpuppy wrote:
Opera is shit anyway, all that yodelling and wailing.

Your opinion is invalid.

Your musical taste is invalid.
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PostPosted: Thu May 09, 2013 4:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

sikpuppy wrote:
Opera is shit anyway, all that yodelling and wailing.



And goose stepping
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PostPosted: Thu May 09, 2013 4:19 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

sikpuppy wrote:
dmitchell wrote:
sikpuppy wrote:
Opera is shit anyway, all that yodelling and wailing.

Your opinion is invalid.

Your musical taste is invalid.

You are invalid.
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PostPosted: Fri May 10, 2013 12:30 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

sikpuppy wrote:
Opera is shit anyway, all that yodelling and wailing.
Yodeling suggests something that doesn't sound like tortured cats.
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PostPosted: Fri May 10, 2013 3:06 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

For the record, there are no Nazi-themed Wagner operas. There are only idiotic Europeans who don't understand the difference between bringing out ideas contained in an artwork and forcing unrelated ideas into it.
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PostPosted: Fri May 10, 2013 8:14 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

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in Dusseldorf
The author of that fucking BBC article is legally retarded. It's been posted on BBC, thus it's official.
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PostPosted: Fri May 10, 2013 9:06 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

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in Dusseldorf
The author of that fucking BBC article is legally retarded. It's been posted on BBC, thus it's official.


That time of the month again? :roll:
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