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Scraping the Bottom
Following the success of "Who's My Bottom?" there are many more adventures on the road for opera singer Christopher Gillett. This is his view from theatrical digs in Montpellier, Paris, Amsterdam, Berlin and Los Angeles, on his way to the bedlam that is commonly known as the world's most famous opera house, La Scala, Milan, where he finds he isn't so much reaching for the ...more
Paperback, 162 pages
Published August 31st 2013 by Lulu.com
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I've read 40% of the book so far. This is a sequel to Who's My Bottom?, which was quite an amusing book, about opera rehearsals and performances. The author may have inferred falsely from the good reviews of the first book that anything and everything he writes is wonderful. Sadly not so. This book so far seems like a first draft of miscellaneous musings and anecdotes, many of which are not about opera. We have all been on trains and planes. We have all eaten food. We have all been to museums. M ...more