Twilight of the Snobs

Twilight of the Snobs

A working class woman goes to the opera. And not just any old opera, but Glyndebourne, the ├╝ber poshest of all (British) opera. My goodness - whatever next?!  The snobbery that says that opera, and other high culture, is only for the privileged, the rich and the powerful, is a particularly insidious kind of prejudice. [...]