“My reaction and Marc’s reaction was, Jesus, you know, we have four or five people here that are just stirring the pot unnecessarily and we need to calm this down. They need to understand the broader context.”
— Stephen Rountree, LA Opera’s chief exec, on board members in a tizzy because the LA Phil is doing opera now too.
Read the rest of this excellent piece by LA Times staffers Reed Johnson and David Ng ici
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