Opera

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The Teatro alla Scala in Milan. Founded in 1778, La Scala is one of the world's most famous opera houses.
The Sydney Opera House is one of the world's most recognizable opera houses and landmarks.
Bolshoi Theatre.

Quotes about Opera.

Quotes[edit]

  • No good opera plot can be sensible, for people do not sing when they are feeling sensible.
  • An exotic and irrational entertainment, which has been always combated, and always has prevailed.
    • Samuel Johnson, Lives of the English Poets (1779-81), "Hughes." (Of Italian opera.)

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