So I’ve been a card-carrying (Metropolitan Opera Guild card) opera fan for about 15 years. I’ve probably spent way too much time and money on this interest, but it has been worth it. Opera is a fabulous art form—singing, music, drama, and sometimes dance, all rolled into one (although anti-opera-ists say those things are all done poorly. Somethimes that’s true, but when all elements are working, nothing beats it, in my opinion).
Also, did you know you can get into the Metropolitan Opera for a perfomance from Monday thru Thursday for $15? I sit there frequently, and while you are far away from the stage (if you sit there, beg, borrow, or steal Read More ›