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Watch opera? I want to go and see one...
with a fat lady, and vikings
it had surtitles, which is like subtitles, but on top.
a translation of the arias and recitative runs over the top of the actors.
with wagner, at least you get your money's worth.
but he was all fascist and stuff
by madam butterfly..shame i thought it would be romantic and beautiful.
On the other hand i saw a performance of Carmen by bizet it was fantastic.
this is an illicit pre mrs knees waking up post.....am just about to take her waking up cuppa
a bit. I recommend you go and watch any Puccini (Madame Butterfly, Tosca etc.). Also, although this sounds weird, it'll be easier to understand if you pick one NOT sung in English, then you'll get surtitles. If it's sung in English, it's hard to make out the words.
Don't be put off by the idea of it being 'exclusive' - you can get tickets for about Â£15, and you don't need to dress up if you don't want to.