Some 25,000 seats at 13 preview performances will go on sale for 10 euros ($11) to opera lovers under the age of 28.
It’s a bold assault by Stéphane Lissner, formerly of La Scala, on a potential new audience.
He’s putting up 18 new productions, including Schoenberg’s Moses und Aron and Bartok’s Bluebeard Castle.
Bold, very bold.
AFP report here.