The opera house that opens just 80 nights a yearmain
Peter Day’s World of Business has made a programme about opera funding for the BBC World Service.
Graham Spicer of Gramilano, who was involved, reports that Rome Opera was producing no more than 80 performances a year on full subsidy until everything went belly-up.
Read Graham here.
Thursday 13 August at 02:05, 12:05, 21:05 – Saturday 15 August at 19:05 – Monday 17 August 00:32 GMT BBC WORLD SERVICE
Thursday 13 August at 8.30pm on BBC Radio 4 for listeners in the UK.