Thailand: Opera composer forced to alter scene of his work

NEWS ##PagePublishedLong## Thailand:Ministry forces opera composer to alter scene The military-ruled Thai government forced an opera composer to alter the final scene of his work, claiming that it transgressed the tradition of the classical dance genre to which his opera belongs Somtow Sucharitkul’s opera ‘Ayodhya’ was to have ended with a character facing aviolent death. […]