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Quote • John Gielgud • Benjamin Britten

John Gielgud directed Benjamin Britten’s opera of A Midsummer Night’s Dream in 1961.  During rehearsals he was heard to shout, “Will someone turn off that damn music.” Courtesy of Simon Trowbridge, author … Continue reading

06/12/2013 · Leave a comment