23 Jul 2009
Munich opera director says public taste is always behind the times
Jens F. Laurson [Deutsche Welle, 23 July 2009]
From his corner office at the top floor of the new administrative building behind the Munich Opera, Nikolaus Bachler, the artistic and managing director of the Bavarian State Opera, overlooks the Royal Stables Plaza. Once an urban dead spot, the square is slowly transforming into a lively node between the English Garden, the Max Planck Institute, and the backside of the Opera house.