Cloud City Cantina [Version 12.0]

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  1. Frank T. Jedi Grand Master

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    Is that the scrooge story?
  2. Sistros Jedi Master

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  3. Frank T. Jedi Grand Master

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    I don't think I've ever been to a ballet. But I think I rather go to a ballet than an opera.

    Really I should do both since I'm all about live events.
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  4. thesevegetables Jedi Knight

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    Actually, operas are not that bad. They actually usually have more action than ballets, with more interesting plots, and more interesting set changes, etc. although ballet bodies are better. It's just like a subtitled movie - there are subtitles above the stage so if you don't know Italian, you still know what is happening.
    I love ballet. But if I could only watch ballet or opera for my entire life, opera.
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  5. chunkeymodest Jedi Master

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    -completely lost- my so called parents think ballet is for gays and cat ladies, and opera is for old men and their fifth wives. so naturally i know nothing
  6. thesevegetables Jedi Knight

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    OH NO!

    but I thought all males in ballet were straight...they get to hang out with scantily-clad women all day long...really...fit...women...
  7. chunkeymodest Jedi Master

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    ummmm they meant the women. because my aunt goes to ballets. and the old men thing came from my uncle going to operas with his fifth wife and mistresses
  8. Sistros Jedi Master

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    actually majority of men in ballet are not straight

    for what it's worth
  9. thesevegetables Jedi Knight

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    Your so-called parents are very narrow-minded. awww
  10. thesevegetables Jedi Knight

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    I don't think that's true any longer.
  11. chunkeymodest Jedi Master

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    yeah, they are. luckily i have jm1511 and zelty as eparents. and i read a lot of banned books when i was little.
  12. Frank T. Jedi Grand Master

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    I wasn't implying I wouldn't like opera just sayin' I would prob like ballet more
  13. Sistros Jedi Master

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    well, I'd say less so now, but i'd still say a large percentage are

    i'm a big ballet fan,
  14. thesevegetables Jedi Knight

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    Good for you. I think that the average person would prefer opera more still, because more action, easier to follow, etc.
  15. Admiral Volshe Force Ghost

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    I would choose opera as well.

    Mostly because I adore the costumes and musical and theatrical performances.

    Secondly because I sing dramatic and lyric coloratura, whereas I can't dance to save my life. :p


    Edit: Adding:
    I do love ballet as well, but the above is why I would choose opera.
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  16. Frank T. Jedi Grand Master

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    I would guess ballet had more action and opera would be more standing around while singing
  17. Sistros Jedi Master

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    Frank T has good taste

    ballet is better by a mile :p

    more to see, and don't have shreiking down your ear ;)
  18. Admiral Volshe Force Ghost

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    :)


    This is what I show to anyone who says opera is just standing.
  19. thesevegetables Jedi Knight

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    I think the difference between ballet and opera is similar to the difference between a novel and a poem. Even if they are about the same thing, one approach is more direct and "generally entertaining".
  20. Sistros Jedi Master

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    and that is ballet :p

    more skill involved ;)
  21. Frank T. Jedi Grand Master

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    I liked that scene in The Fifth Element
  22. Admiral Volshe Force Ghost

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    I practice upwards of 2 hours to "shriek".

    It is nearly impossible for average singers to reach an F6.

    And one song calls for a A#6.
    Most people's heads would probably implode at singing that note :p

    Don't get me started on "skill".
  23. Sistros Jedi Master

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    i call it shreiking :p

    so there :p
  24. Frank T. Jedi Grand Master

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  25. thesevegetables Jedi Knight

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    stepping away from this...
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