Salzburg face-off

By Frank Cadenhead [Opera Today, 15 June 2012]
It is an angry face-off between Alexander Pereira, the director of the Salzburg Festival and the festival’s board of trustees. The city’s mayor, Heinz Schaden. a member of the board, called Pereira’s threat to resign “absolutely unacceptable” according to the newspaper “Salzburger Nachtrichten.”