If you don’t like this guys version of the Nutcracker you best keep your opinion to yourself!
Who would have thought the ballet was so serious!? Ballet director Marco Goecke has been suspended by the Hannover state opera after an incident between him and a newspaper critic. According to reports Goecke allegedly smeared a critic’s face with his dog’s poop at the premiere of his new show after the critic gave productions a bad review.
The local news reported that Goecke approached the critic at the premier of his new show and berated the woman before brandishing a paper bag and removing some fresh dog poop. He then smeared the poop in the critics face.
The woman has filed a criminal complaint and Goecke has apologized to the woman for the impulsive reaction. He is now barred from the opera house and has some apologizing and explaining to do to theater management before any decisions on his future are made.