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Except from the fact that I really enjoy this life, everything else is better than being a theatre director. Some times I say: Theatre director - I can't recall ever being that. It must have been some grotesque intermezzo. [on his life as a theater director]
Known to be a very caring and sweet-natured man he can however show an extraordinary temper, if pushed to the limit. One famous incident came when in 1987 he was directing Wagner at the Opera House in Geneva. There was a problem with the movable decorations and if the problem wasn't solved the leading star would actually run the risk of being decapitated on stage! The day before the first ...