The Dutch National Opera’s range of thoughts
is spreading across Europe!
Indeed, the director of Hamburg’s Schauspielhaus, Karin Beier, wants to abolish theater criticism. She says it is “shit on the sleeve” of art. Unlike the Dutch National Opera, which only does not facilitate (two) unwelcome reviewers, Beier wants to put all reviewers on transport to the Gulag Archipelago.
Thus, a small-scale press-restraint initiative by De Nationale Nederlandse Opera leads, with the well-known deutsche Gründlichkeit, to a more elaborate desire to curtail press freedom.
You can have any review automatically translated. Just click on the Translate button,
which you can find in the Google bar above this article.