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Neuzheli nikto o detiakh ne zabotitsja?!

“Russian children’s ombudsman Pavel Astakhov called upon the newly appointed culture minister to check a Russian-British opera production for sex and drug scenes…. “The staging is about a boy who was raped by a pedophile teacher. Having smoked a cigarette with marijuana, he falls into a dream and recalls the past.” [The Moscow News]

  • Henry Holland

    I think this is the ENO co-production causing the “outrage”:

    http://tinyurl.com/7v2h2a9

  • Quanto Painy Fakor

  • Sempre liberal

    I love La Cieca more and more each day.

    Helen Lovejoy:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qh2sWSVRrmo

    • phoenix

      Quite the contrary.

  • Le Jester

    So let’s see. The child was molested by a teacher. The outraged parents appeal to the Russian Orthodox church. The expertise of the church in dealing with such issues is well known. Sounds like a solid plan to me.
    Le Jester.

  • I would love to see this production. …………ZOMBIES RULE!

  • zinka

    Wait a minute…NIKTO……I know that film…. excerpt Barada was in there also…..

  • zinka

    That is yesterday in NY at James Madison High…The press is russian to get more details….