Culture league: Footballer 1, Daily Mail 0

Own goal masterclass:

The Daily Mail: OMG, footballer tweets picture from ROH! Footballers don’t usually go to Philip Glass operas nor do they read Kafka!

Classical Iconoclast: Right, he was actually watching Manon, the ballet. The Trial was at the Linbury.

As Classical Iconoclast points out, who says football players can’t like ballet and opera? Didn’t Pavarotti use to play football in his youth? Then again, it’s the Daily Mail… I think they were actually being supportive – in a patronising way, of course.

Advertisements

About dehggial

Mozart/Baroque loving red dragon

Posted on October 15, 2014, in opera humour and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: