Breaking: Danish opera chief quits over deep cuts
January 5, 2017 by norman lebrecht
Sven Müller, who succeeded Keith Warner as artistic director of the Royal Opera in Copenhagen, has resigned over the same issue – savage cuts.
The Government wants to reduce the orchestra musicians to 75 percent contracts and shed several jobs.
Report here (in Danish).
Copenhagen has an eye-catching 2005 opera house it never needed and cannot afford to cast a season.
Where’s Borgen when you really need her?
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