Why hate opera

Opera took 8 seconds, Firefox took 45 seconds at that time. I did notice 45 chrome. Certainly, the speed on a single core machine was not what Opera of that day was. Update, after forced update, soon Chrome would take all of my memory, when Opera would take under megs.

Why hate opera

It seems so theatrical, which I know is the point, but excessively so for my tastes. They oftentimes sing in foreign languages, which may seem romantic, but to the everywoman I am, it seems my daughter can speak better English then they can German.

And what is with the men always being overly fat? Do I want to pay big bucks to see some guy sweat all over the stage?

Why hate opera

Opera is not for me, not by a long shot. Every movement has to be overwrought. The make-up has to be so heavy.

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Wigs and costumes all weighing at least pounds. The stage, every inch of it, has to be drowned in movement, either with actors or set design. And seeing some woman or man berating another, or not even berating, maybe just consoling or lavishing love, while speaking a foreign tongue, how does one understand the words?

The swelling of the orchestra normally drowns out the pronunciation anyway. I am sure that elongating portiaaaaa can be viewed as a talent, but not to the average listener, sorry.

And why do all the main performers appear to be excessively obese? I have been taught that singing from the diaphragm is the way to project the voice. Maybe they need the extra poundage for presence? No, opera is not my thing.

Give me plain old English, without all that sing-song excess. I will save my money and see a movie.

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Why hate opera

This is not to say that all opera lovers hate musicals, I’m sure that’s not the case. Musicals are the equivalent of the rom com of the theatre world.

Who doesn’t love a good musical? But the elements of Phantom constantly poking fun of the opera world and then writing a clunker of an opera, all against the backdrop of the failure of an.

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