Interesting article from The Theatre Times

In virtually all rich democracies, governments subsidize expensive highbrow culture, such as theatre and opera. And they hire artists to work for these theatres and operas as public employees. At first sight, this might seem to pose a puzzle. After all, highbrow culture is elitist. And it seems electorally irrelevant. Parties don’t really compete on…

via German Politicians Invest In Opera When Seeking Re-Election–Here’s Why — The Theatre Times

Author: Subterraneans

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